Symptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus infection in infants born to mothers with preexisting immunity to cytomegalovirus.

@article{Boppana1999SymptomaticCC,
  title={Symptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus infection in infants born to mothers with preexisting immunity to cytomegalovirus.},
  author={Suresh B. Boppana and Karen B Fowler and William J Britt and Sergio B Stagno and Robert F Pass},
  journal={Pediatrics},
  year={1999},
  volume={104 1 Pt 1},
  pages={55-60}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the frequency of symptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection in the offspring of women with a recurrent maternal CMV infection and to characterize the demographic and newborn findings. METHODS Study subjects consisted of infants with symptomatic congenital CMV infection identified by a newborn virologic screening program at the University of Alabama Hospital between 1991 and 1997 and were enrolled in a long-term follow-up study. Maternal infections were… CONTINUE READING
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