Appendix
Appendicitis
Cytomegalovirus (CMV)


Topic Completed: 1 August 2012

Revised: 22 January 2019

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Mansouri J. Cytomegalovirus (CMV). PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/appendixCMV.html. Accessed March 22nd, 2019.
Definition / general
  • Seen in immunocompromised patients, especially patients infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)
  • Immunohistochemistry, PCR, and CMV serologies helpful in diagnosis (Infect Dis Clin North Am 2010;24:995)
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