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americanpregnancy.org/pregnancy-complications/group-b-strep-infection

Mar 2, 2017 ... Women who test positive for GBS are said to be colonized. A mother can pass ... How does someone get group B strep? Group B strep is not a ...

www.babycenter.com/400_i-am-group-b-strep-positive-and-scared_7186568_168.bc

Dec 15, 2011 ... When we are positive for group b strep does it go away or is it with you for ... 200 women who are all positive strep b deliver vaginally and do not have .... the NICU because my labor went to fast and the antibiotics did not get a ...

kidshealth.org/en/parents/groupb.html

Although GBS generally does not cause any problems, some people who have it get sick ... In pregnant women, GBS also can cause infection of the urinary tract, ...

www.groupbstrepinternational.org/more-about-gbs-and-how-to-help-protect-your-baby.html

Although most women do not have any symptoms, GBS can cause vaginal burning/irritation ... Get a copy of all culture test results and keep them with you!

www.medicinenet.com/group_b_strep/article.htm

How do people get group B strep? What are group B ... Up to 30% of healthy women can carry group B strep, and it usually does not cause problems. However ...

gbss.org.uk/what-is-gbs/faqs

Sep 14, 2017 ... Simply carrying GBS (detected from vaginal or rectal swabs) does not require treatment. ... Intravenous antibiotics, given in labour to women who carry GBS late in .... What happens if I get a negative sensitive GBS test result?

gbss.org.uk/what-is-gbs/non-pregnant-women

5 days ago ... GBS is a normal bacterium which is carried by up to 30% of UK adults, most commonly in the gut, and for up to 25% of women, in the vagina, ...

www.marchofdimes.org/complications/group-b-strep-infection.aspx

About 1 out of 4 pregnant women (25 percent) carry GBS bacteria. The best way to know if you have GBS is to get tested. If you do have GBS, though, there's ...

www.thebump.com/a/group-b-strep

If you don't get treated, you could pass the bacteria to baby at birth, and he could ... GBS-positive women that do not receive the antibiotics, though, are 20 times ...