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Group B streptococcal infection presenting as sudden death in infancy.
  1. M Barnham,
  2. D C Henderson


    Two infants aged 3 and 8 months were found dead in their cots. Postmortem cultures yielded group B streptococci from multiple internal sites, and cytomegalovirus was also isolated from the lungs of one. These cases show the value of microbiological culture in the investigation of sudden infant death.

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