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Volume 98, Issue 3
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645

Abstract

Abstract.

We report a case of placental infection leading to preterm delivery in a mother diagnosed with septicemia and pneumonia due to in pregnancy. Placental infection occurred despite prolonged ceftazidime therapy.

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  • Received : 09 Oct 2017
  • Accepted : 03 Dec 2017
  • Published online : 22 Jan 2018

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