A 28-year-old female asked:
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I'm 10 weeks pregnant and need to know if it is a risk for me to visit my grandfather in hospital who has been diagnosed with CRE (carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae)? I've been in physical contact with him right before the diagnosis

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Dr. Brad Douglas
23 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
I would avoid: I would suggest avoiding anyone with an infection while pregnant
Answered on Feb 1, 2020
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