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{{CMV types}}
 
==Background==
 
==Background==
*Herpesvirus
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*[[Herpes viruses|Herpesvirus]]
 
*50% of Americans seropositive, almost all asymptomatic
 
*50% of Americans seropositive, almost all asymptomatic
 
*Immunosuppressed most likely to have symptoms
 
*Immunosuppressed most likely to have symptoms
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==Management==
 
==Management==
*Gancyclovir first line
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*[[Ganciclovir]] first line
*foscarnet, cidofovir
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*[[Foscarnet]], cidofovir
 
 
 
 
  
 
==See Also==
 
==See Also==
  
 
[[Category:ID]]
 
[[Category:ID]]

Latest revision as of 02:18, 21 February 2021

CMV Diseases

Background

  • Herpesvirus
  • 50% of Americans seropositive, almost all asymptomatic
  • Immunosuppressed most likely to have symptoms

Management

See Also