[Viral infections in immunocompromised patients].

  title={[Viral infections in immunocompromised patients].},
  author={S Frostad and Haakon Sjursen and Claus Ola Solberg and G Haukenes},
  journal={Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening : tidsskrift for praktisk medicin, ny raekke},
  volume={110 21},
An increasing number of patients are immunocompromised due to modern treatment of cancer, organ transplantations and HIV-infections. Opportunistic viral infections are common and may cause serious disease among these patients. New vaccines, immunomodulators and antiviral drugs make it possible to prevent and treat many of these infections. We review the… CONTINUE READING