Cytomegalovirus Retinitis

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Cytomegalovirus Retinitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Cytomegalovirus Retinitis" returned 158 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Outcomes of cytomegalovirus retinitis-related retinal detachment surgery in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome patients in an Asian population.
 

Author(s): John X Wong, Elizabeth P Wong, Stephen C Teoh

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This study reports the surgical outcomes of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) patients with Cytomegalovirus retinitis (CMVR) -related retinal detachments(RD) in an Asian population.

Last Updated: 9 Dec 2014

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Cytomegalovirus retinitis in HIV/AIDS patients.
 

Author(s): C Chiotan, L Radu, R Serban, C Cornăcel, M Cioboata, A Anghel

Journal: J Med Life. 2014 Jun;7(2):237-40.

 

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) has the ability to affect any organ in the body. In 70% of HIV-infected patients ocular manifestations were observed, which in the vast majority reflect the systemic disease and may be the first sign of a disseminated infection.

Last Updated: 21 Nov 2014

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Mortality in patients with AIDS-related cytomegalovirus retinitis in Myanmar.
 

Author(s): NiNi Tun, Frank M Smithuis, Nikolas London, W Lawrence Drew, David Heiden

Journal: Clin. Infect. Dis.. 2014 Dec;59(11):1650-1.

 

Last Updated: 12 Nov 2014

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The terms "Cytomegalovirus Retinitis" returned 4 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Burden of HIV-related cytomegalovirus retinitis in resource-limited settings: a systematic review.
 

Author(s): Nathan Ford, Zara Shubber, Peter Saranchuk, Sophia Pathai, Nicolas Durier, Daniel P O'Brien, Edward J Mills, Fernando Pascual, Ellen 't Hoen, Gary N Holland, David Heiden

Journal: Clin. Infect. Dis.. 2013 Nov;57(9):1351-61.

 

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a late-stage opportunistic infection in people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/AIDS. Lack of ophthalmological diagnostic skills, lack of convenient CMV treatment, and increasing access to antiretroviral therapy have all contributed to an assumption ...

Last Updated: 9 Oct 2013

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Cytomegalovirus retinitis in patients with acquired immune deficiency syndrome.
 

Author(s): K G Au Eong, S Beatty, S J Charles

Journal: Postgrad Med J. 1999 Oct;75(888):585-90.

 

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis is the most common intra-ocular infection in patients with acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), and a leading cause of AIDS-related morbidity. Untreated CMV retinitis in AIDS patients is a progressive and potentially blinding disorder. The diagnosis ...

Last Updated: 20 Jan 2000

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[The treatment of cytomegalovirus retinitis in human immunodeficiency virus infection].
 

Author(s): E Rabadão, V Duque, A Meliço-Silvestre

Journal: Acta Med Port. ;12(4-6):203-7.

 

Most of the patients with immunodeficiency virus infection (75%-85%) are coinfected with cytomegalovirus. It is estimated that cytomegalovirus disease develops in 45% of them, mainly those presenting low CD4 cell counts (< 100/mm3). Retinitis is the most common manifestation of reactivated ...

Last Updated: 29 Sep 1999

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