Congenital Cytomegalovirus

Common Name(s)

Congenital Cytomegalovirus

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The STD Project

Established in April of 2012 during STD Awareness Month, The STD Project is a multi-award-winning independent website and progressive movement eradicating STD stigma by facilitating and encouraging awareness, education, and acceptance through story-telling and resource recommendations. We are taking steps toward modern-day sexual health and prevention by advocating for conscientious and informed decisions.

Last Updated: 11 Jul 2016

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Following organizations serve the condition "Congenital Cytomegalovirus" for support, advocacy or research.

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The STD Project

Established in April of 2012 during STD Awareness Month, The STD Project is a multi-award-winning independent website and progressive movement eradicating STD stigma by facilitating and encouraging awareness, education, and acceptance through story-telling and resource recommendations. We are taking steps toward modern-day sexual health and prevention by advocating for conscientious and informed decisions.

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Last Updated: 11 Jul 2016

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Congenital Cytomegalovirus" returned 163 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Maternal and Congenital cytomegalovirus infection and zero rubella IgM prevalence in newborns in St.Paul's Hospital Millennium Medical College.
 

Author(s): Yeshwondm Mamuye, Balkachew Nigatu, Delayehu Bekele, Mekonen Getahun

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Maternal cytomegalovirus (CMV) and Rubella infections result in adverse neonatal outcomes. Both CMV and Rubella are more widespread in developing countries and in communities with lower socioeconomic status. Thus, the aim of this study was to determine IgM specific to CMV and Rubella ...

Last Updated: 22 Oct 2016

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An unusual case of congenital cytomegalovirus infection-related retinopathy.
 

Author(s): Mizuki Tagami, Shigeru Honda, Ichiro Morioka, Kazumoto Iijima, Hideto Yamada, Makoto Nakamura

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Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is the most common congenital infection, and chorioretinitis is the most common ophthalmic manifestation of congenital CMV infection. We experienced a unique case of CMV retinopathy showing unusual retinal vessels.

Last Updated: 9 Jun 2016

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PPARγ Is Activated during Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection and Inhibits Neuronogenesis from Human Neural Stem Cells.
 

Author(s): Maude Rolland, Xiaojun Li, Yann Sellier, Hélène Martin, Teresa Perez-Berezo, Benjamin Rauwel, Alexandra Benchoua, Bettina Bessières, Jacqueline Aziza, Nicolas Cenac, Minhua Luo, Charlotte Casper, Marc Peschanski, Daniel Gonzalez-Dunia, Marianne Leruez-Ville, Christian Davrinche, Stéphane Chavanas

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Congenital infection by human cytomegalovirus (HCMV) is a leading cause of permanent sequelae of the central nervous system, including sensorineural deafness, cerebral palsies or devastating neurodevelopmental abnormalities (0.1% of all births). To gain insight on the impact of HCMV ...

Last Updated: 15 Apr 2016

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The terms "Congenital Cytomegalovirus" returned 19 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Advances in the prevention and treatment of congenital cytomegalovirus infection.
 

Author(s): Scott H James, David W Kimberlin

Journal: Curr. Opin. Pediatr.. 2016 Feb;28(1):81-5.

 

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is the most common cause of congenital infection in the world. Symptomatic infants are at increased risk of developing permanent sequelae, including sensorineural hearing loss and neurodevelopmental delay. Advances in the treatment and prevention of congenital ...

Last Updated: 7 Jan 2016

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Strain Variation and Disease Severity in Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection: In Search of a Viral Marker.
 

Author(s): Ravit Arav-Boger

Journal: Infect. Dis. Clin. North Am.. 2015 Sep;29(3):401-14.

 

The wide spectrum of congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) disease and known differences in the biology and in vitro growth of CMV strains continue to drive studies in search for specific viral genetic determinants that may predict severity of congenital CMV disease. Several CMV genes ...

Last Updated: 28 Aug 2015

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Passive Immunization against Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection: Current State of Knowledge.
 

Author(s): Julia Jückstock, Markus Rothenburger, Klaus Friese, Friederike Traunmüller

Journal: Pharmacology. 2015 ;95(5-6):209-17.

 

Primary infection with the human cytomegalovirus (CMV) occurs in 1-4% of pregnancies. The rates of maternal-fetal CMV transmissions are around 25, 36, 41, and 66%, for infections occurring in the peri-conceptional weeks, first, second, and third trimester of pregnancy, respectively. ...

Last Updated: 19 Jun 2015

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Diagnosis of Congenital CMV Infection in Neonates Who Failed Newborn Hearing Screening
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection

 

Last Updated: 23 Aug 2016

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Assesment of Olfactory Disorders and Performance of a New Olfactory Test in Children With Congenital CMV
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection

 

Last Updated: 30 May 2016

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Congenital Cytomegalovirus: Efficacy of Antiviral Treatment
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection; Sensorineural Hearing Loss

 

Last Updated: 17 Jun 2015

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