Intrauterine lung infection with Chlamydia trachomatis in a premature infant

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Abstract

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.

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  • Microbiology in the medical area
  • Pediatrics
  • Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Medicine

Keywords

  • Intrauterine lung infection, Chlamydia trachomatis, abortion
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)569-572
JournalActa Paediatrica Scandinavica
Volume73
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 1984
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes