Epidemiology of Cytomegalovirus Infection in Man

  • Monto Ho


In this chapter we consider the prevalence of CMV infection in human population groups and the major mechanisms of transmitting the virus. Transplacental transmission is separately treated in Chapter 11, along with clinical and laboratory aspects of congenital infection.


Perinatal Transmission Perinatal Infection Cervical Infection Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinic Seropositive Donor 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Monto Ho
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  1. 1.Graduate School of Public Health and School of MedicineUniversity of PittsburghPittsburghUSA
  2. 2.Presbyterian-University HospitalPittsburghUSA

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