Seroprevalence of cytomegalovirus antibodies amongst normal pregnant women in Nigeria

@inproceedings{Akinbami2011SeroprevalenceOC,
  title={Seroprevalence of cytomegalovirus antibodies amongst normal pregnant women in Nigeria},
  author={Akinsegun Akinbami and Kabiru Afolarin Rabiu and Adeniyi Abiodun Adewunmi and Kikelomo Ololade Wright and Adedoyin Owolabi Dosunmu and Titilope Adenike Adeyemo and Adewumi Adediran and Vincent Oluseye Osunkalu},
  booktitle={International journal of women's health},
  year={2011}
}
OBJECTIVE Cytomegalovirus (CMV), a ubiquitous virus belonging to the herpes family, is known to be transmitted frequently to developing fetuses in pregnancy. In an immunocompromised state like pregnancy, primary infection through blood transfusion or reactivation of a latent CMV infection can cause severe illness. The study was carried out to determine the seroprevalence of the immunoglobulin G (IgG) antibody to cytomegalovirus amongst pregnant women in correlation with previous exposure to… CONTINUE READING

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