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.
Porter, M. C., Pennell, C. E., Woods, P., Dyer, J., Merritt, A. J., & Currie, B. J. (2018). Case Report: Chorioamnionitis and premature delivery due to Burkholderia pseudomallei infection in pregnancy. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, 98(3), 797-799. https://doi.org/10.4269/ajtmh.17-0789