Streptococcal Disease, Invasive Group B

Streptococcal Disease, Invasive Group B

Reporting Guidelines

  • Within 1 week to local health department

Protocol

  • Streptococcus Group B Protocol

Current Case Definition

  • IDEP Case Definition

Required Forms

  • WVEDSS Invasive Bacterial Disease (Streptococcus Group B) Case Report
  • Invasive Bacterial Disease (Streptococcus Group B) Case Report PDF

General Information

  • WV Office of Laboratory Services Transport Guidelines for Fastidious Organisms

Surveillance Data

  • West Virginia Group B Strep surveillance data from 1997-2006

Other Links

  • CDC Information: Group B
  • CDC MMWR: Prevention of Perinatal Group B Streptococcal Disease, Revised Guideline

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