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  • Hallucinations, unusually vivid daydreams or nightmares, are not uncommon for ventilated GBS patients.

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  • In some areas of the world, the most common form of GBS is caused by acute motor axonal neuropathy (AMAN ).

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  • Netbooks still carry less than 2 GBs, but most traditional-sized laptops shouldn't have less.

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  • An example of swine flu shot dangers that some members of the public are concerned about is Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS).

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  • Most people who contract GBS recover fully, but this condition can be fatal in rare instances.

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  • As of November 25,2009, only about 10 cases of GBS had been reported in the United States.

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  • Not all instances of GBS present in people who have received a flu shot.

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  • Instances where someone has contracted GBS after receiving a flu shot are very rare.

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  • Group B strep (GBS) most often affects pregnant women, infants, the elderly, and chronically ill adults.

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  • A pregnant woman who has GBS infection can develop infections of the bladder, blood, and urinary tract, and deliver a baby who is infected or stillborn.

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  • More than 13 percent of babies who develop GBS infection during birth or within the first few months of life develop neurological disorders.

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  • Since first emerging in the 1970s, GBS has been the primary cause of life-threatening illness and death in newborns.

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  • About 12,000 of the 3.5 million babies born in the United States each year develop GBS disease in infancy.

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  • Late-onset GBS develops between the ages of seven days and three months.

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  • About half of all cases of this rare condition can be traced to mothers who are GBS carriers.

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  • Approximately 5 percent of babies who develop GBS die.

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  • Babies infected with GBS during or shortly after birth need to be treated right away, but they may still die.

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  • Early-onset GBS kills 15 percent of the infants it affects.

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  • Pregnant women should be screened for GBS during the last few weeks of pregnancy.

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  • About one fourth of pregnant women are thought to carry GBS in their vaginal or rectal tracts.

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  • This greatly reduces the chance of GBS being transmitted from mother to baby when the baby is in the birth canal.

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  • The chances are believed to be reduced from one in 200 that the baby will develop GBS infection to one in 4000.

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  • Pregnant women should be screened for GBS during the last weeks of pregnancy to help ensure that GBS does not infect their newborns.

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  • Influenza vaccine may reactivate Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) in patients who have had it before.

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  • Unlike the swine flu vaccine used in 1976, flu vaccines in the last decades of the twentieth century and early 2000s have shown no association with Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) in children.

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  • Group beta streptococcus (GBS) infection is the most common bacterial cause of infection and death in newborn infants.

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  • In women, GBS can cause vaginitis and urinary tract infections.

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  • Group beta streptococcus (GBS) can be detected by a vaginal or rectal swab culture and sometimes from a urine culture.

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  • Blood tests can be used to confirm GBS infection in infants who exhibit symptoms.

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  • In 2003, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued revised guidelines for preventing perinatal GBS disease.

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  • Infants infected with GBS can develop serious, life-threatening infections.

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  • Newborns who are exposed to GBS, however, can develop serious complications such as meningitis, pneumonia, blindness, deafness, and death is possible.

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  • Doctors test for the presence of GBS in urine or in samples collected from the vagina or rectum.

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