The present study shows the probable intrauterine infection with Chlamydia trachomatis in a premature infant born in the 29th week of gestation. Chlamydiae were isolated from lung tissue collected at sterile autopsy and also demonstrated in sections of such tissue by immunofluorescence tests using monoclonal antibodies.
|Acta Paediatrica Scandinavica
|Published - 1984
Subject classification (UKÄ)
- Microbiology in the medical area
- Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine
- Intrauterine lung infection
- Chlamydia trachomatis