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Title Congenital and perinatal infections : a concise guide to diagnosis / edited by Cecelia Hutto
Published Totowa, N.J. : Humana Press, 2006


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 314 pages) : illustrations
Series Infectious disease
Infectious disease (Totowa, N.J.)
Contents Diagnostic assays: serology -- Nonserologic assays for detection of bacteria and other nonviral infections -- Diagnosis of viral infections by viral isolation and identification or by direct detection -- Placental histopathology -- Herpes simplex virus -- Cytomegalovirus -- Epstein-Barr virus -- Varicella-Zoster virus -- Human herpesviruses 6 and 7 -- Human herpesvirus 8 -- Rubella -- Parvovirus B19 -- Enteroviruses -- Human immunodeficiency virus type 1 -- Hepatitis viruses -- Lymphocytic choriomeningitis virus -- Dengue virus -- Syphilis -- Group B streptococcus -- Listeria monocytogenes, neisseria gonorrhoeae, and other bacteria -- Mycobacterium tuberculosis -- Toxoplasma gondii -- Chlamydia trachomatis -- Mycoplasma and ureaplasma -- Candida -- Malaria
Summary In this title, a distinguished panel of pediatric and infectious disease specialists present in an easily accessible format all the information needed to diagnose a wide variety of infections in both the pregnant woman and the neonate. Organized by specific infection or related infections, the book provides pertinent information about the epidemiology of each infection in the pregnant woman and her neonate, as well as the risk of transmission to the fetus or neonate, the spectrum of clinical disease, and a recommended approach to the diagnosis of the infection in both the mother and neonate. T
Analysis geneeskunde
public health
Medicine (General)
Geneeskunde (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Communicable diseases in the fetus -- Diagnosis
Neonatal infections -- Diagnosis
Newborn infants.
Human beings.
Infections -- congenital
Infections -- diagnosis
Infection -- infant, newborn
Pregnancy Complications, Infectious -- diagnosis
Communicable Diseases -- diagnosis
Infant, Newborn
Infant, Newborn, Diseases -- diagnosis
Homo sapiens (species)
MEDICAL -- Perinatology & Neonatology.
Infection -- congenital -- diagnosis.
Infection -- Infant, Newborn -- diagnosis.
Pregnancy Complications, Infectious -- diagnosis.
Communicable diseases in the fetus -- Diagnosis.
Neonatal infections -- Diagnosis.
Newborn infants
Form Electronic book
Author Hutto, Cecelia
ISBN 1588292975