cytomegalovirus

CMV esophagitis

What is CMV esophagitis? CMV esophagitis is a medical condition caused by infection of the esophagus by cytomegalovirus (CMV). The infection leads to inflammation which damages tissue on the inside of the esophagus. What causes CMV esophagitis? CMV esophagitis is caused by infection of the cells on the inside of the esophagus with cytomegalovirus (CMV). …
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Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is a common virus belonging to the family Herpesviridae. It is a ubiquitous virus that infects people of all ages. CMV is spread through body fluids such as blood, saliva, urine, and breast milk. What are the symptoms of cytomegalovirus infection? Most healthy individuals who become infected with CMV have no symptoms and …
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