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Maternal and neonatal sepsis caused by Haemophilus influenzae type d

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Warren, S and Tristram, S and Bradbury, RS, Maternal and neonatal sepsis caused by Haemophilus influenzae type d, Journal of Medical Microbiology, 59, (3) pp. 370-372. ISSN 0022-2615 (2010) [Contribution to Refereed Journal]


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© 2010 Society for General Microbiology

Official URL: http://jmm.sgmjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/59...

DOI: doi:10.1099/jmm.0.016543-0

Abstract

A 29-year-old pregnant woman was admitted to hospital with signs of sepsis and threatened preterm labour. The premature neonate also showed signs of sepsis. Haemophilus influenzae biotype III was cultured from a midstream urine sample taken from the mother, maternal placental swabs and neonatal blood cultures. The placental and neonatal isolates were both found to be serotype d by PCR, and were indistinguishable by PFGE.

Item Details

Item Type:Contribution to Refereed Journal
Research Division:Medical and Health Sciences
Research Group:Medical Microbiology
Research Field:Medical Bacteriology
Objective Division:Health
Objective Group:Clinical Health (Organs, Diseases and Abnormal Conditions)
Objective Field:Infectious Diseases
Author:Tristram, S (Dr Stephen Tristram)
Author:Bradbury, RS (Dr Richard Bradbury)
ID Code:64552
Year Published:2010
Web of Science® Times Cited:6
Deposited By:Medicine (Discipline)
Deposited On:2010-08-12
Last Modified:2011-06-10
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