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Flashcards in Group B strept Deck (4)
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1

it is the leading cause of what?

neonatal morbidity

2

how is it transmitted?

birth canal of an infected mother during labor

3

ALL pregnant women should be cultured at __ to ___ weeks gestation.

35 - 37

4

what is the treatment of choice for group b strept?

prophylaxis penicillin antibiotic therapy IV