Streptococcus agalactiae (Group B)

Precautions

Standard Precautions
Standard Precautions

Susceptibilities

General Information

Pathogen information

Gram (+) cocc in chains

  • Catalase (-)

  • Beta-hemolytic

Epidemiology

Normal flora - colon & genitourinary tract

Associated syndromes

  • Perinatal infections

  • UTI

  • Bacteremia