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How Is Cmv Transmitted

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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%
Ask the Experts

CMV

Dr.What is CMV? how is it transmitted? and what are the symptoms? Thank you
Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Response from Mark Holodniy, M.D., F.A.C.P., C.I.C.

Stanford University, School of Medicine
...CMV is cytomegalovirus. It can be transmitted by blood/body fluids or other close contacts like in daycare centers. ACute infection Read more »

cmv- and hiv+

Dear Doctor, I am a gay man with hiv and my doctor has said that my -ve CMV is unusual. Does this mean I am more at risk should I get this disease now or in the future? What can I do to avoid CMV
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
...IT is unusual to be gay, HIV+ and CMV-, because CMV can be transmitted by close physical contact. However, it does happen and you are one of the lucky ones. There Read more »

Mucus after anal sex

I had unprotected anal sex with someone I know. I think maybe weeks later I noticed white mucus in my bowel. Could this be a symptom of AIDS/HIV?
Brian Conway, M.D.

Response from Brian Conway, M.D.

University of British Columbia
...the highest risk for HIV transmission of all forms of sexual contact. Many other infections, such as syphilis, gonorrhea or CMV, are also transmitted by this means, and are actually much easier to catch. This is what you might have, and you... Read more »

CMV; to swallow or not to swallow,that is the question.

Dr. Frascino, I am a RN who happens to dance with HIV. Most of my patients dance with it too. My point, many of my friends come to me with questions,and the need for education, I do my best. My education is limited, for I have not attended medical...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...Hello,Regarding your desire for "yes or no" answers about CMV, I unfortunately can't provide them without knowing more about your "friend." Is he HIV positive? Does he already have anti-CMV Read more »
Articles
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 »
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 »
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 »
AIDS InfoNet

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

...(Aldara), has been approved for treatment of genital warts. Cidofovir (Vistide), originally developed to fight cytomegalovirus (CMV), might also help fight HPV. HPV infection can last for a long time, especially in people who are HIV-positive.... Read more »
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Que saben de HTLV-I y el Citomegalovirus (CMV)??

Posted by coco27, 1 Reply
Hola como estan amigos? entro al foro despues de tiempo, como la mayoria de los que aqui se comunican, yo tuve relaciones de riesgo con prostitutas, ahora que ha pasado el tiempo pienso en que pude haber malogrado mi vida, uds saben: existen las... Read more »

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 »