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How to diagnose listeriosis in pregnancy?
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Pediatrics 35 years experience
Blood culture: The incidence of listeriosis in pregnancy is 12 per 100, 000, compared with a rate of 0.7 per 100, 000 in the general population. Flu-like symptoms with fever are common, but may be mild. The most common means of diagnosis were culture of blood or placenta.
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Last updated Dec 10, 2013
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