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Synonyms for cytomegalovirus

any of a group of herpes viruses that enlarge epithelial cells and can cause birth defects


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Cytomegalovirus, however, is the only member of the family where both intranuclear and intracytoplasmic inclusions are seen.
In vivo impact of cytomegalovirus evasion of CD8 T-cell immunity: facts and thoughts based on murine models.
Seroprevalence of cytomegalovirus infection among pregnant women at Omdurman Maternity Hospital, Sudan Journal of Medical Laboratory and Diagnosis.
To get around this obstacle, cytomegalovirus doesn't simply inject its own DNA into a human cell.
Balch, MD, American Academy of Pediatrics Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Chapter Champion, says, "We must commit to educating the public about cytomegalovirus so that we can potentially prevent the devastating consequences of this disease on our children." Congenital CMV is the most common cause of nonhereditary sensorineural hearing loss in childhood.
Viral infections, especially cytomegalovirus, may present by vague clinical picture, which may not be distinguishable easily.
In 3 patients, other organs infected with CMV (one case of cytomegalovirus pneumonia, one case of cytomegalovirus colitis, and one case of ophthalmic CMV).
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis is a sight threatening condition which is more frequently reported in children with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome compared to other immunosuppressed condition such as post bone marrow or renal transplantation, PIDD, or chemotherapy for leukaemia.
Polymerase chain reaction [PCR] assays of CSF for influenza virus, herpes simplex virus 1 and 2, adenovirus, enterovirus, cytomegalovirus, human herpesvirus- 6, epstein-barr virus, and varicella zoster virus were all negative" should be corrected to "Multiplex polymerase chain reaction [PCR] assays of CSF for herpes simplex virus 1 and 2, adenovirus, enterovirus, cytomegalovirus, human herpesvirus-6 and -7, Epstein-Barr virus, varicella zoster virus, parechovirus, parvovirus B19 (Neuro 9 Detection, Fast Track Diagnostic, Malta) and influenza virus type A and B, parainfluenza virus, adenovirus, respiratory syncytial virus, human metapneumovirus, human bocavirus, human coronavirus, enterovirus, and rhinovirus (Allplex Respiratory Panel Assays, Seegene, South Korea) were all negative."
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a common opportunistic infection and a significant contributor to visual loss in patients with advanced stage HIV.
A disseminated fetal cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection was suspected.
Persistent infection with human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) infection is extremely common in many parts of the world.
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a type of herpes virus similar to herpes simplex, herpes zoster, or Epstein-Barr virus (EBV).
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