Group B Streptococcal Infections in Infants. The Importance of the Various Serotypes

JAMA. 1974 Nov 25;230(8):1158-60.

MeSH terms

  • Acute Disease
  • African Continental Ancestry Group
  • Age Factors
  • Birth Weight
  • European Continental Ancestry Group
  • Female
  • Gestational Age
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Male
  • Maternal-Fetal Exchange
  • Meningitis / etiology
  • Meningitis / transmission
  • Pregnancy
  • Sepsis / etiology
  • Sepsis / transmission
  • Serotyping
  • Streptococcal Infections / etiology*
  • Streptococcal Infections / microbiology
  • Streptococcal Infections / mortality
  • Streptococcus agalactiae / isolation & purification*