Stuart P. Adler

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Viruses – cytomegalovirus

What are the key principles of preventing viruses – cytomegalovirus? If a pregnant woman acquires a primary infection with cytomegalovirus (CMV) the fetus is at high risk for congenital disease. This plus the fact that acquisition of a CMV infection causes death and disease in low birth weight infants, immunocompromised patients, and transplant recipients, means…

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