Cytomegalovirus cultures during maintenance DHPG therapy for cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).

@article{Jennens1990CytomegalovirusCD,
  title={Cytomegalovirus cultures during maintenance DHPG therapy for cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS).},
  author={Ian D Jennens and Cinda Lucas and A M Sandland and H Maclean and Kimberley Hayes},
  journal={Journal of medical virology},
  year={1990},
  volume={30 1},
  pages={42-4}
}
Nine patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) and cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis on maintenance therapy with ganciclovir: 9(1,3-dihydroxy-2-propoxymethyl) guanine (DHPG) at high dose (30 mg/kg/week) or low dose (20 mg/kg/week) were tested every 1-2 weeks for CMV isolation from blood, saliva, and urine. Duration of therapy ranged from 1.5 to… CONTINUE READING