11. Listeria infection in pregnancy:

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a. Listeria monocytogenes can flourish at normal refrigerator temperatures  
b. is associated with premature labour  
c. occurs in one pregnancy in 1,000 in the UK  
d. usually causes a flu like illness  
e. is associated with eating soft cheeses, cook-chilled meals and stored foods such as coleslaw  
f. is associated with increased intra-uterine death rates  
g. may be suspected if meconium is present at gestations of < 34 weeks.  

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