Congenital cytomegalovirus infection in infants infected with human immunodeficiency virus type 1.

@article{Doyle1996CongenitalCI,
  title={Congenital cytomegalovirus infection in infants infected with human immunodeficiency virus type 1.},
  author={Marilyn G Doyle and Jane T. Atkins and Idalia R Rivera-Matos},
  journal={The Pediatric infectious disease journal},
  year={1996},
  volume={15 12},
  pages={1102-6}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the rate of in utero transmission of cytomegalovirus (CMV) in perinatally HIV-exposed infants and to determine whether coinfection with CMV in early life affects outcome. METHODS Infants born to HIV-infected women between March, 1988, and March, 1995, were evaluated (n = 206). Congenital or in utero CMV infection was defined as a positive CMV culture or shell vial assay on urine obtained in the first 3 weeks of life. HIV-infected infants either had positive serology… CONTINUE READING
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