Congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) epidemiology and awareness.

@article{Cannon2009CongenitalC,
  title={Congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) epidemiology and awareness.},
  author={Michael Cannon},
  journal={Journal of clinical virology : the official publication of the Pan American Society for Clinical Virology},
  year={2009},
  volume={46 Suppl 4},
  pages={
          S6-10
        }
}
This commentary highlights and discusses the implications of a number of recent studies that refine epidemiologic knowledge of CMV infection and assess awareness of congenital CMV among clinicians and the public. These studies highlight that: (1) congenital CMV results in a disease burden that is substantial and severe; (2) a high proportion of United States women of reproductive age are susceptible to CMV infection; (3) the majority of congenital CMV infections in the United States result from… CONTINUE READING
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