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Describe the disorder called an infection of the fetus with cytomegalovirus (c.M.V.).?

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Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: CMV infection

Very rarely in pregnancy the fetus can get CMV infection.
This infection rarely affect the baby. Worse case scenario could be some hearing problems and neuronal development.

In brief: CMV infection

Very rarely in pregnancy the fetus can get CMV infection.
This infection rarely affect the baby. Worse case scenario could be some hearing problems and neuronal development.
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
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Dr. Monica Shah
Pediatrics - Neonatology
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In brief: CMV infection

While congenital CMV infection in a baby is not common, it can be a very serious illness.
Most infants with this disease are born without symptoms, but they can develop hearing loss, eye disease and possible neurological abnormalities.

In brief: CMV infection

While congenital CMV infection in a baby is not common, it can be a very serious illness.
Most infants with this disease are born without symptoms, but they can develop hearing loss, eye disease and possible neurological abnormalities.
Dr. Monica Shah
Dr. Monica Shah
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