Group B streptococcal septicemia of the newborn

Group B strep; GBS; Neonatal sepsis; Neonatal sepsis - strep

Group B streptococcal (GBS) septicemia is a severe bacterial infection that affects newborn infants.

Causes

Symptoms

Exams and Tests

Treatment

Outlook (Prognosis)

Possible Complications

When to Contact a Medical Professional

Prevention