Prevalence of Epstein-Barr virus reactivation in pregnancy.

@article{Haeri2010PrevalenceOE,
  title={Prevalence of Epstein-Barr virus reactivation in pregnancy.},
  author={Sina Haeri and Arthur M. Baker and Kim A. Boggess},
  journal={American journal of perinatology},
  year={2010},
  volume={27 9},
  pages={
          715-9
        }
}
Recent evidence suggests a link between Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) reactivation and chronic stress in nonpregnant adults, possibly due to decreased cellular immune response. Our objective was to determine the prevalence of EBV seropositivity in a diverse cohort of pregnant women and whether maternal demographic characteristics were associated with EBV reactivation. In this cross-sectional study, we evaluated midpregnancy serum specimens from 64 healthy pregnant women for presence of EBV viral… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Figures, tables, and topics from this paper.

Explore Further: Topics Discussed in This Paper

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-6 of 6 citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 references

Clinical Diagnosis and Management by Laboratory Methods

  • JB Henry, FR Davey, CJ Herman, al et, eds
  • 2001
1 Excerpt