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Fever and Infection

  • Cassandra Wasson
  • Albert Kelly
  • David Ninan
  • Quy Tran
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Abstract

The causes of fever and infection during pregnancy are discussed in this chapter. The complications of various infections are also discussed. Furthermore, the most common organisms for these infections are listed.

Keywords

Chorioamnionitis Urinary tract infection (UTI) Pyelonephritis Upper respiratory infections (URIs) Community-acquired pneumonias Postpartum infection Sepsis 

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© Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Cassandra Wasson
    • 1
  • Albert Kelly
    • 1
  • David Ninan
    • 2
  • Quy Tran
    • 3
  1. 1.Riverside University Health System - Medical CenterMoreno ValleyUSA
  2. 2.Riverside University Health System - Medical CenterLoma LindaUSA
  3. 3.Harbor–UCLA Medical CenterTorranceUSA

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