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what is cmv treatment ?

HI DOC : KeithI have clear question . I am negative hiv . but I had infected by CMV my test come Hiv : more than 50 time along one years from last exposure included PCR 2 time and P24 all : negativeCMV: igm = negative and igg = positive =454 then I...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Many healthy adults are CMV IgG positive. CMV IgG positive doesn't warrant treatment in the vast majority of situations. This site is exclusively for discussion Read more »

When is CMV treatment necessary in AIDS patients?

My T-cell count dropped to 15 and my viral load was 800,000. I was then started on anti-viral... Read more »

High CMV Titers: Treatment?

I just received some test results I don't understand. My T-cells are 421, ratio 40% and viral load... Read more »
Johns Hopkins AIDS Service

The Cost of Prevention and Treatment of CMV Retinitis

...several years have seen a greatly expanded arsenal of treatments approved by the Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of CMV retinitis.In addition to intravenous foscarnet (Foscavir, Astra) and intravenous ganciclovir (Cytovene IV,... Read more »
San Francisco General Hospital

Improved Treatment of CMV Retinitis

...scourge for patients with AIDS -- and a major challenge for clinicians who treated those patients. The prevalence of latent CMV infection approaches 100% in the populations that have been hardest hit by HIV, and prior to the era of potent... Read more »
Johns Hopkins AIDS Service

Treatment of CMV Retinitis

...Cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis is among the most common opportunistic infections in patients with AIDS [Trans Am Ophthalmol Soc, 93, 623, 1995]. Read more »
U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Approval Letter for the Use of Vitravene Injection for the Local Treatment of Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Retinitis

...26, 1998. This new drug application provides for the use of Vitravene Injection for the local treatment of cytomegalovirus (CMV) retinitis in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) who are intolerant of or have a contraindication... Read more »
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CMV-Rentinitis Implants

Posted by Richard3910, 1 Reply
...Hello everyone! I'm in desperate need of any information on the removal of an eye implant that was used for the treatment of my CMV-Rentinitis. I had my implant put in 1997 and recently has been dislodged. I have been slowly losing my vision in... Read more »

CMV research

Posted by JamieLEE
...What is Cytomegalovirus, (CMV)? CMV is a common virus that infects most people at some time during their lives but rarely causes obvious illness. It is a Read more »


Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
... CMV is a virus that is causes mono like symptoms, but a person will test negative on a monospot if they have it. My question is, Read more »

CMV - I over came it last year but its back

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...I have aids and currently 43 tcells had CMV AND KS and was diagnoss with aids last december been pos17 years jan 21st. I think the CMV is coming back my sight in my left Read more »