Cytomegalovirus (CMV) Infection
Publication Year: 2010
CMV is a member of the herpes virus group, which includes herpes simplex virus types 1 and 2, varicella-zoster virus (which causes chickenpox), and Epstein-Barr virus (which causes infectious mononucleosis). This fact sheet discusses the characteristics of the virus and its transmission and prevention of the virus.
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