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What is the SGB survey? I'm 39 weeks pregnant, the doctor took a vaginal swab, the result in 48 hours, and I'm very nervous.

It is a test for the carrier of bacteria in the vagina, which may pose a threat to the unborn fetus, and if the result is positive, antibiotic prophylaxis is used during childbirth.

Remember that our expert's answer is informative and will not replace a visit to the doctor.

Monika Sieńkowska - Kamińska

Gynecologist, cytologist, visits Pułtusk, Krajewski 5.

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