Neonatal Sepsis

Neonatal sepsis is a bacterial blood stream infection  presence in a newborn baby . It is a type of neonatal infections such as pneumonia, meningitis, gastroenteritis or pyelonephritis in the setting of fever. Neonatal sepsis as  also known as"sepsis neonatorum". The major cause of neonatal sepsis is caused by a bacteria Group B streptococcus and some of the bacteria like Escherichia coli, some strains of streptococcus and Listeria. The symptoms involves vomiting, diarrhea, bradycardia, temperature instability, respiratory distress, diminished spontaneous activity, seizures, jaundice etc. It can be treated by a methods such as Antibiotic Therapy, Investigational Therapies etc.

  • Development of septic shock or organ failure
  • Microbiological eradication (for antibiotics)
  • Organ failure resolution
  • Modification of assigned treatment
  • Neuro-developmental outcome
  • Complications of sepsis

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