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CMV – pneumonia : Treatment

Treatment The objective of treatment is to stop the virus from copying in the body through the use of antiviral drugs. Some people with CMV pneumonia will need to get medication through a vein (intravenously). Some people might initially need … Read more

CMV – pneumonia : Symptoms & Signs, Diagnosis & Tests

Symptoms & Signs Cough Fatigue Fever General discomfort, uneasiness, or ill feeling (malaise) Loss of appetite Muscle aches or joint pains Shortness of breath Shortness of breath on exertion Sweating, excessive (night sweats) Low oxygen levels in the blood (hypoxemia) … Read more

CMV – pneumonia : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

CMV - pneumonia : Overview, Causes, & Risk Factors

Alternate Names : Pneumonia – cytomegalovirus, Cytomegalovirus pneumonia Definition Cytomegalovirus (CMV) pneumonia is an infection of the lungs that can occur in people who have a suppressed immune system. See also: CMV esophagitis CMV gastroenteritis CMV retinitis CMV – immunocompromised … Read more