Table of Contents

Group B streptococci.
Genital mycoplasmas.
Chlamydial infections.
Herpes simplex virus infection.
Sexually transmitted diseases.
Human papilloma virus.
Soft tissue infection and pelvic abscess.
Hepatitis infection.
HIV/AIDS.
Toxic shock syndrome.
Infectious vulvovaginitis.
Postabortion infection, bacteremia, sepsis, and septic shock.
Pelvic inflammatory disease.
Urinary tract infection.
Perinatal infections.
Premature rupture of the membranes.
Intra-amniotic infection.
Subclinical infection as a cause of premature labor.
Infection as a cause of neonatal brain damage.
Postpartum infection.
Infections of abdominal wounds, episiotomies, and perineal lacerations.
Parasitic disease in pregnancy.
Antimicrobial agents.
Antibiotic prophylaxis in obstetrics and gynecology.
Immunization.