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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. The information you provide ... Read More

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Not an issue for: Self diagnosis or treatment. Vast majority of CMV infections are sub-clinial or cause a self-limited flu like illness. If you have more than that, you ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Leuko-reduced: Most of the blood used for transfusion is leuko-reduced. CMV is carried by leukocytes and leuko-reduced blood is nearly as safe as CMV negative blood.
Dr. Richard Pollard
30 years experience Anesthesiology
Yes: It would be preferable not to expose a premature infant to any other diseases at this point.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Not HIV or CMV: Clearly not HIV; impossible to have it with those blood test results. Nothing in these symptoms to suggest CMV either. There is no possibility of diag ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
36 years experience Adolescent Medicine
No CMV: It means you do not currently have cmv. CMV is a virus.
A 44-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lewis Rosenberg
48 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not sure: There are other factors to check for besided blood type.
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A female asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Series of tests: the CMV titers usually have to be repeated to look at the increase or decrease to tell if you have an active infection or have just been exposed in th ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
35 years experience Pediatrics
No: IgM is the antibody that you develop when you have a new infection, this is the one that is contagious. IgG means that you have been exposed to the in ... Read More
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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Clarify with doctor: If you amnio was negative then it sounds like CMV is not an issue. Clarify with the doctor doing the testing to confirm exactly what applies in your u ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Barrere
9 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
I would guess NEG: I would guess this meant you tested negative for cmv.
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