Molecular Epidemiology Of Cytomegalovirus
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Harvard Medical SchoolCytomegalovirus (CMV) is a virus which most HIV-infected individuals have been exposed to, and which can reactivate and cause disease when you become immunosuppressed, almost always when your CD4 cell count has fallen below 50.The most common form... Read more »
University of Cincinnati, College of MedicineIf you have an "anti-cytomegalovirus", that means that you have antibody to cytomegalovirus (CMV), which is a protein made by your immune system that recognizes this virus. This could only happen if you have previously been infected by... Read more »
Stanford University, School of MedicineCMV is generally transmitted from infected people to others through direct contact with body fluids, such as urine, saliva, or breast milk. CMV is sexually transmitted.... Read more »
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Posted by JamieLEEWhat 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 member of the herpes virus family. Other members of the herpes virus family cause chickenpox,... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesJust a quick question if anyone knows the answer, when the CDCs Surveillance reports give percentage of Heterosexual Transmissions does this include heterosexual Anal Sex or is that under another catagory because wouldn't anal sex regaurdless of... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 1 ReplyOk,
I'm at the 3 months marker and need to take a test. I was going to take a HomeAccess test but their website says that the test may not be accurate until 6 months after exposure? What gives???
I've heard that 3 months is sufficient ... so why is... Read more »
Posted by Anonymous, 2 RepliesWell i am despartely counting down the days to my 3 month marker. 23 days left. I am going absolutely insane waiting on this my life has come to a complete and utter standstill with me ready for the insane assylum. I am on the verge of a mental... Read more »
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