Gastritis as a manifestation of primary CMV infection in an immunocompetent host.


The cytomegalovirus (CMV) disease spectrum is very wide, with symptomatic infections being rare in immunocompetent hosts. We present the case of a 31-year-old immunocompetent man diagnosed with CMV gastritis in the context of primary infection. The most important laboratory abnormalities leading to diagnosis were: elevation of liver enzymes (3-4× the upper… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bcr-2014-206991


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