Seroprevalence of cytomegalovirus, toxoplasma and parvovirus in pregnancy.

  title={Seroprevalence of cytomegalovirus, toxoplasma and parvovirus in pregnancy.},
  author={Aaron Wui Lun Wong and Kristin Hx Tan and Chee Sian Tee and George Yeo},
  journal={Singapore medical journal},
  volume={41 4},
AIM OF STUDY The aim of our study was to determine the seroprevalence of cytomegalovirus (CMV), toxoplasma and parvovirus infection in our local antenatal population, and to see the effects, if any, of age, race, parity and nationality on its seroprevalence. METHODOLOGY The sera of 120 consecutive antenatal women seen in KK Women's and Children's Hospital between the period of October 1997 and March 1998 were screened for cytomegalovirus (CMV) IgG, toxoplasma IgG and parvovirus B19 IgG and… CONTINUE READING


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