Case Report: Chorioamnionitis and Premature Delivery due to Burkholderia pseudomallei Infection in Pregnancy

Michelle C. Porter, Craig E. Pennell, Patricia Woods, John Dyer, Adam J. Merritt, Bart J. Currie

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

3 Citations (Scopus)


We report a case of placental infection leading to preterm delivery in a mother diagnosed with septicemia and pneumonia due to Burkholderia pseudomallei in pregnancy. Placental infection occurred despite prolonged ceftazidime therapy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)797-799
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Cite this