Oral cavity
Infectious
Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

Author: Patricia DeVilliers, DDS, MS, Charu Thakral, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 13 April 2018, last major update June 2013

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PubMed Search: Cytomegalovirus CMV oral cavity[TIAB]

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Definition / general
Treatment
  • Foscavir, ganciclovir or cidofovir
Clinical images

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Necrotic ulceration

Microscopic (histologic) description
  • Cells exhibit characteristic intranuclear and intracytoplasmic inclusions
Microscopic (histologic) images

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CMV inclusions