Group b streptococcus

What is Group b streptococcus?

Streptococcus agalactiae is a beta-hemolytic Gram-positive streptococcus. Group B streptococcus (strep) is a common bacterium often carried in your intestines or lower genital tract. Group B strep is usually harmless in adults.

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Im pregnant at 37 weeks and just had a swab test and found out i have staphylococcus haemolyticus, is it dangerous and
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I am 37 weeks pregnant and believe I have lost my mucous plug. Is intercourse still OK or do I need to worry about infection? My water hasn't...

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my son is 21 months..I have put all vaccinations except typhoid and Minerva....we r starting to u.s by this week...I just wanted to know the...

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Minervax is a Group B Streptococcus Vaccine, the efficacy of...

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I am 37 weeks pregnant and believe I have lost my mucous plug. Is intercourse still OK or do I need to worry about infection? My water hasn't...

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hi, my son is 21 months..I have put all vaccinations except typhoid and Minerva....we r starting to u.s by this week...I just wanted to know the...

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Im pregnant at 37 weeks and just had a swab test and found out i have staphylococcus haemolyticus, is it dangerous and will affect my baby's...

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