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The Prevalence of Group B streptococcus Rectovaginal Colonization and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Pattern Among Pregnant Women: A Descriptive-Analytical Study

Nahid Ghanbarzadeh 1 , Mahdokht Mehramiz 2 , Maleknaz Gannadkafi 3 and Mohammad Hasan Namaei 4 , *
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1 Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran
2 Department of Pediatrics, Ghods hospital, Qazvin University of Medical Sciences, Qazvin, IR Iran
3 Department Midwifery, Nursing and Midwifery School, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, IR Iran
4 Hepatitis Research Center, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, IR Iran
Article information
  • Modern Care Journal: July 2017, 14 (3); e66391
  • Published Online: July 31, 2017
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 2, 2017
  • Accepted: July 14, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/modernc.66391

To Cite: Ghanbarzadeh N, Mehramiz M, Gannadkafi M, Namaei M H. The Prevalence of Group B streptococcus Rectovaginal Colonization and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Pattern Among Pregnant Women: A Descriptive-Analytical Study, Mod Care J. 2017 ;14(3):e66391. doi: 10.5812/modernc.66391.

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1. Background
2. Methods
3. Results
4. Discussion
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