Revista chilena de obstetricia y ginecología
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RODRIGUEZ G, Marcelo et al. INFECCIÓN CONGÉNITA POR CITOMEGALOVIRUS: NUEVOS ASPECTOS TERAPÉUTICOS. Rev. chil. obstet. ginecol. [online]. 2008, vol.73, n.6, pp.402-405. ISSN 0717-7526. http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0717-75262008000600009.
Cytomegalovirus infection is the most common congenital infection, causing perinatal morbidity and neu-rological sequel in both primary infection and reactivation during pregnancy. A case of a pregnant woman with lupus, in immunosuppressive therapy that suffered reactivation of the cytomegalovirus infection is pre-sented. We discuss the mechanisms of transmission and prenatal diagnosis, as well as new therapeutic alternatives wail in uterus.
Palabras clave : Congenital infection; cytomegalovirus; prenatal diagnosis.