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How is cytomegalovirus (CMV) treated?

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Most healthy people will recover without treatment. Newborns and people with weak immune systems, like those with AIDS, need treatment if they have symptoms. The type of treatment depends on the symptoms and severity.

From: What Is Cytomegalovirus? WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

CDC: "Frequently Asked Questions about CMV," "About CMV," "You Can Prevent CMV."

AIDS Treatment Data Network: "Cytomegalovirus."

eMedicine: "Cytomegalovirus."

American Academy of Family Physicians: "Cytomegalovirus."

UCSF Center for HIV Information: "Cytomegalovirus and HIV."

National Library of Medicine MedlinePlus Drugs & Supplements: "Valganciclovir."

FDA. News Release.

Reviewed by Jonathan E. Kaplan on June 01, 2018

SOURCES:

CDC: "Frequently Asked Questions about CMV," "About CMV," "You Can Prevent CMV."

AIDS Treatment Data Network: "Cytomegalovirus."

eMedicine: "Cytomegalovirus."

American Academy of Family Physicians: "Cytomegalovirus."

UCSF Center for HIV Information: "Cytomegalovirus and HIV."

National Library of Medicine MedlinePlus Drugs & Supplements: "Valganciclovir."

FDA. News Release.

Reviewed by Jonathan E. Kaplan on June 01, 2018

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