Chapter 18. Transplacentally Acquired Microbial Infections in the Fetus

  1. E. Albert Reece MD, PhD, MBA1 and
  2. John C. Hobbins MD2
  1. Santosh Pandipati and
  2. Ronald S. Gibbs

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470753293.ch18

Clinical Obstetrics: The Fetus & Mother, Third Edition

Clinical Obstetrics: The Fetus & Mother, Third Edition

How to Cite

Pandipati, S. and Gibbs, R. S. (2007) Transplacentally Acquired Microbial Infections in the Fetus, in Clinical Obstetrics: The Fetus & Mother, Third Edition (eds E. A. Reece and J. C. Hobbins), Blackwell Publishing, Inc., Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470753293.ch18

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Vice President for Medical Affairs, University of Maryland, and John Z. & Akiko K. Bowers Distinguished Professor and Dean, School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

  2. 2

    Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado

Author Information

  1. Vice President for Medical Affairs, University of Maryland, and John Z. & Akiko K. Bowers Distinguished Professor and Dean, School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405132169

Online ISBN: 9780470753293

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Keywords:

  • group b streptococcal infection;
  • neonatal disease;
  • maternal disease;
  • toxoplasmosis;
  • rubella

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Group B streptococcal infection

  • Toxoplasmosis

  • Rubella

  • Herpes simplex virus

  • Cytomegalovirus

  • Parvovirus

  • Varicella

  • Influenza

  • Hepatitis

  • Other microbial infections

  • Key points