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• Schimmel MS, Schlesinger Y, Berger I, Steinberg A and Eidelman AI (2002). Transverse myelitis: unusual sequelae of neonatal group B streptococcus disease. J Perinatol 22:580-1. Summary: Group B streptococcus (GBS) meningitis is one of the most serious infections in the neonatal period. We wish to report a case of transverse myelitis following early onset form of GBS meningitis. The diagnosis and the clinical approach will be discussed. Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem, Israel.