Prevalence and importance of congenital cytomegalovirus infection in three different populations.

@article{Stagno1982PrevalenceAI,
  title={Prevalence and importance of congenital cytomegalovirus infection in three different populations.},
  author={Sergio B Stagno and Meyer E Dworsky and Javier Torres and Tom{\'a}s Mesa and Thomas Hirsh},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={1982},
  volume={101 6},
  pages={
          897-900
        }
}
A Chilean population was compared to low-income and middle/upper-class populations in Birmingham, Ala., with regard to prevalence of congenital cytomegalovirus infection as well as the importance of this infection in neonatal deaths. In the highly seroimmune Chilean (98%) and low-income Birmingham (82%) groups, congenital infections occurred more often (1.7… CONTINUE READING