Streptococcal Infection Group B Treatment
Treatment for a Group B streptococcal infection in the mother includes oral antibiotics. Treatment for a Group B streptococcal infection in the newborn includes intravenous antibiotics.
Treatment for a Group B streptococcal infection in the mother includes:
Treatment for a Group B streptococcal infection in the newborn includes:
Streptococcal Infection Group B Specialist
Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat group B streptococcal infection:
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