What Is Cytomegalovirus (CMV)?

What Is Cytomegalovirus (CMV)?


This podcast episode is for anyone who's interested in learning more about cytomegalovirus (CMV). The goal of this episode is to help people talk to and work with their doctors and healthcare team about CMV.

You will learn about:

  • What a virus is

  • What CMV is and who can get it

  • Types of CMV infection and how CMV can stay in the body

  • How CMV can affect the body, including symptoms and possible complications (additional problems)

  • How CMV can spread and ways to help prevent the spread

Drs Megan H. Pesch and Natali Aziz talk about what they think everyone should know about CMV.

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Authors and Disclosures


Megan H. Pesch, MD, MS

Assistant ProfessorDevelopmental and Behavioral PediatricsUniversity of MichiganAnn Arbor, Michigan Megan H. Pesch, MD, MS, has the following relevant financial relationships:Served as an advisor or consultant for: DiaSorin MolecularServed as a speaker or a member of a speakers bureau for: DiaSorin Molecular

Natali Aziz, MD, MS

Clinical Associate ProfessorStanford University School of MedicineStanford, California Natali Aziz, MD, MS, has no relevant financial relationships.


Anita A. Galdieri, PharmD, RPh

Associate Director, Content Development. Medscape, LLC. Anita A. Galdieri, PharmD, RPh, has no relevant financial relationships.


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