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AIDS InfoNet

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

... What Is CMV? How Is CMV Treated? Can CMV Be Prevented? How Do I Choose a Treatment for CMV? The Bottom Line What Is CMV? Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is an opportunistic infection. The virus is very common. Between 50% and 85%
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HIV and CMV (CMV)

Hi...My dad has been HIV+ for about 9 years now. He was diagnosed with ALL last year (which at this moment is currently in remission). He is currently taking maintence chemo pills and Atripla for his HIV. He was just told he has CMV. Is he in the...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Because your dad is HIV positive and now has CMV (cytomegalovirus), he meets the definition for AIDS. I'll reprint below some information about CMV from the archives. I encourage Read more »

what is CMV

My name is Toya I am type O Negative and I found out I am CMV negative what is CMV.
David Wohl, M.D.

Response from David Wohl, M.D.

University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
...CMV stands for cytomegalovirus. This is a virus that is very common in people. It can be acquired during birth, childhood and sexually Read more »

what is the drug of choice for CMV resistant to gancyclovir?

what is the drug of choice for CMV resistant to gancyclovir?
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Ordinarily foscarnet is active against ganciclovir resistant CMV. KH Read more »

Can CMV antibodies exist in a non-HIV patient?

Is it possible to have CMV antibodies, and not HIV?
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...Yes. Anyone who has been infected with CMV will have CMV antibodies. HIV+ people do not have the market in CMV cornered. Read more »
Articles
InfoRed SIDA

CMV (Citomegalovirus)

... ¿Qué es el Citomegalovirus? ¿Cuál es el Tratamiento del CMV? ¿Se Puede Prevenir la Enfermedad por CMV? ¿Cómo Elijo un Tratamiento para el CMV? En Pocas Palabras ¿Qué es Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

You Can Prevent CMV

... What is CMV? How is CMV spread? How can I protect myself from CMV? How do I know if I have CMV? How is CMV different for someone Read more »
Project Inform

Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

... Table of Contents Introduction How Is CMV Spread? How Do I Prevent CMV Infection? How Can I Tell If I Have CMV Infection? How Do I Prevent CMV Disease? Can Read more »
Project Inform

Advances in Treating CMV

... The major points from "Treating CMV" A new oral drug, valganciclovir, shows effectiveness in treating CMV. This is the first oral drug shown to be as effective Read more »
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cmv ebv do i have hiv too

Posted by schokoo, 1 Reply
...i have cmv and ebv both vca igg positive in high levels but vca igm negative. do i seroconvert late for hive then. does it mean that i have Read more »

CMV

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

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Ive had all the hiv symptoms and tested neg at 4 months,but just tested pos for cmv.Ive heard with cmv the symptoms can be the same as hiv.Does anyone have or know much about cmv is it a serious disease and how Read more »

cmv colitis

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...Is it possible to have cmv colitis when first infected within 3 months or is this something that happens later in disease and not in the ars stage. Read more »