Cytomegalovirus infection: an Indian perspective.

@article{Chakravarti2009CytomegalovirusIA,
  title={Cytomegalovirus infection: an Indian perspective.},
  author={Anita Chakravarti and Bineeta Kashyap and Monica Matlani},
  journal={Indian journal of medical microbiology},
  year={2009},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={
          3-11
        }
}
Human cytomegalovirus (CMV) poses an important public health problem as it may cause serious morbidity and mortality in congenitally infected newborns and immunocompromised patients, most notably transplant recipients and HIV-infected persons. It is probably one of the most common infections known to humans and is characterized by a self-limiting infection in healthy individuals. CMV infection is the single most frequent cause of infectious complications in the early period following kidney… CONTINUE READING

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