GBS and CD antibiotic prophylaxis and effects on infant gut microbiome

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Takeaway

  • Intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis (IAP) for group B streptococcus (GBS) positive status and cesarean delivery (CD) prophylaxis affect infant gut microflora.

Why this matters

  • Alterations in gut microflora have been associated with obesity, colon cancer, and allergy.
  • Anti...