Prevalence of colonization by Streptococcus agalactiae among pregnant women in Bukavu, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Mitima, Kashosi T Ntamako, Steve Birindwa, Achippe M Mukanire, Ntakwinja Kivukuto, John M Tsongo, Kibendelwa Mubagwa, Kanigula # ×
Journal of Infection in Developing Countries vol:8 issue:9 pages:1195-200
Maternal vaginal colonization by Streptococcus agalactiae (GBS) has an important impact on neonatal health but has not been studied in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The aim of this study was to determine its frequency and influencing factors.