Widespread microbial invasion of the chorioamniotic membranes is a consequence and not a cause of intra-amniotic infection

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)924-936
Number of pages13
JournalLaboratory Investigation
Volume89
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 1 2009
Externally publishedYes

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Keywords

  • 16S rRNA
  • Amniotic fluid
  • Chorioamnionitis
  • Fluorescent in situ hybridization
  • Intra-amniotic infection
  • Polymerase chain reaction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology

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Kim, M. J., Romero, R., Gervasi, M. T., Kim, J. S., Yoo, W., Lee, D. C., Mittal, P., Erez, O., Kusanovic, J. P., Hassan, S. S., & Kim, C. J. (2009). Widespread microbial invasion of the chorioamniotic membranes is a consequence and not a cause of intra-amniotic infection. Laboratory Investigation, 89(8), 924-936. https://doi.org/10.1038/labinvest.2009.49