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Forebyggelse og behandling af cytomegalovirusinfektion hos gravide og nyfødte

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title = "Forebyggelse og behandling af cytomegalovirusinfektion hos gravide og nyf{\o}dte",
abstract = "This review summarises the present knowledge of cytomegalovirus infection (CMV), which is the most common congenital infection. The awareness and knowledge of the disease is, however, limited among healthcare professionals. Neither screening of pregnant women nor testing of new-borns is routine. A lack of early identification can lead to an unnecessary increase in morbidity and mortality, as treat-ment must be started within the first months of life. The best weapon against congenital CMV is primary prevention in the form of information and thorough hand hygiene.",
author = "Kastrup, {Annie Maria} and Bonde, {Jens Peter} and Begtrup, {Luise M{\o}lenberg}",
year = "2019",
month = "7",
day = "29",
language = "Dansk",
volume = "181",
journal = "Ugeskrift for Laeger",
issn = "0041-5782",
publisher = "Almindelige Danske Laegeforening",
number = "31",

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TY - JOUR

T1 - Forebyggelse og behandling af cytomegalovirusinfektion hos gravide og nyfødte

AU - Kastrup, Annie Maria

AU - Bonde, Jens Peter

AU - Begtrup, Luise Mølenberg

PY - 2019/7/29

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N2 - This review summarises the present knowledge of cytomegalovirus infection (CMV), which is the most common congenital infection. The awareness and knowledge of the disease is, however, limited among healthcare professionals. Neither screening of pregnant women nor testing of new-borns is routine. A lack of early identification can lead to an unnecessary increase in morbidity and mortality, as treat-ment must be started within the first months of life. The best weapon against congenital CMV is primary prevention in the form of information and thorough hand hygiene.

AB - This review summarises the present knowledge of cytomegalovirus infection (CMV), which is the most common congenital infection. The awareness and knowledge of the disease is, however, limited among healthcare professionals. Neither screening of pregnant women nor testing of new-borns is routine. A lack of early identification can lead to an unnecessary increase in morbidity and mortality, as treat-ment must be started within the first months of life. The best weapon against congenital CMV is primary prevention in the form of information and thorough hand hygiene.

M3 - Tidsskriftartikel

VL - 181

JO - Ugeskrift for Laeger

JF - Ugeskrift for Laeger

SN - 0041-5782

IS - 31

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