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Group B streptococcal infection

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Group B streptococcus infection is the infection caused by the bacterium Streptococcus agalactiae ...

Symptoms and causes - Group B strep disease - Mayo Clinic

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Apr 26, 2016 ... But the few who are infected by group B strep during labor can become critically ill. In infants, illness caused by group B strep can take two ...

Group B Strep Infection Cause - eMedicineHealth

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Sep 1, 2015 ... Group B strep infections are caused by bacteria from the species and genus ... Group B strep is a cause of infection in pregnant women.

Group B Strep and Pregnancy - KidsHealth

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In pregnant women, GBS also can cause infection of the urinary tract, placenta, womb, and amniotic fluid. Women also can pass the infection to their babies ...

More about GBS and How to Help Protect Your Baby – Group B ...

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GBS can also cause bladder infections, with or without symptoms. Your provider should do a urine culture for GBS and other bacteria (this is not the standard ...

Information about group B Strep for women who are not pregnant

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May 25, 2016 ... Carrying group B Strep in the vagina and/or rectum is perfectly normal, ... GBS can, however, occasionally cause infection, most commonly in ...

Group B Streptococcus (GBS) Infection in Pregnancy - SOGC

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This is not the same bacteria which causes strep throat. Infections from GBS are usually not serious for a woman and are readily treated with antibiotics.

Group B strep infection | March of Dimes

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Group B streptococcus (also called Group B strep or GBS) is a common type of bacteria (tiny organisms that live in and around your body) that can cause ...

I am group b strep positive, and scared. | Mom Answers | BabyCenter

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Apr 27, 2010 ... When we are positive for group b strep does it go away or is it with you for the ... Sometimes GBS can be transmitted to a newborn and cause an ...

Group B streptococcus screening | BabyCenter

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(The two exceptions are women who have previously had a baby with a GBS disease or who have had a urinary tract infection caused by GBS during their ...

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Group B Strep Infection: Causes, Treatment, and Symptoms

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Apr 29, 2016 ... Learn the symptoms, signs, diagnosis, causes, and treatment of group B strep, a bacteria (Streptococcus agalactiae) that can cause infection in ...

GBS | Adult GBS Infection | Group B Strep | CDC

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May 23, 2016 ... The sources of disease caused by group B strep bacteria are unknown. Group B strep bacteria are common in the gastrointestinal tract (the part ...

Group B Strep Infection: GBS - American Pregnancy Association

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The bacteria that causes group B strep normally lives in the intestines, vagina, or rectum, and approximately 25% of all healthy women carry group B strep ...