Clinical Implications for Children Born With Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection Following a Negative Amniocentesis.

BACKGROUND Recently, congenital cytomegalovirus (cCMV) infection was reported irrespective of a negative amniotic fluid prenatal analysis for cytomegalovirus (CMV). The question of whether this phenomenon represents low sensitivity of the test or late development of fetal infection (after amniocentesis) was discussed, but not answered. However, if late… CONTINUE READING