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Volume 21, Number 3—March 2015

Vertical Transmission of Bacterial Eye Infections, Angola, 2011–2012

Mar JustelComments to Author , Isabel Alexandre, Prudencio Martínez, Iván Sanz, Ana Rodriguez-Fernandez, Itziar Fernandez, Jose Carlos Pastor, Raúl Ortiz de Lejarazu, and Raúl Ortiz de Lejarazu.
Author affiliations: Hospital Clínico Universitario, Valladolid, Spain (M. Justel, A. Rodriguez-Fernandez, J.C. Pastor, R. Ortiz de Lejarazu); Agostinho Neto University Medical School, Luanda, Angola (I. Alexandre); Instituto Oftalmologico Nacional, Luanda (I. Alexandre); Redigal, Oviedo, Spain (P. Martinez); Centro Nacional de Gripe, Valladolid (I. Sanz, R. Ortiz de Lejarazu); Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Madrid, Spain (I. Fernandez); Instituto Oftalmobiologia Aplicada, Valladolid (I. Fernandez, J.C. Pastor); Universidad de Valladolid, Valladolid (J.C. Pastor, R. Ortiz de Lejarazu)

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Table 1

Samples collected for analysis of vertical transmission of eye infections, Angola, 2011–2012

Samples Augusto N’Gangula Health Center of Samba Total
Endocervical 169 143 312
Conjunctival* 130 125 255
*For reasons other than exclusion criteria, samples from 57 newborns were not obtained.

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