Recomendaciones para el diagnóstico y manejo de la infección por citomegalovirus en la mujer embarazada y el recién nacido

Translated title of the contribution: Recommendations for the diagnosis and management of cytomegalovirus infection in pregnant woman and newborn infant

Giannina Izquierdo*, Alejandra Sandoval, Fernando Abarzúa, Masami Yamamoto, Juan Guillermo Rodríguez, Macarena Silva, Juan P. Torres, Marta Aravena, Daniela Fuentes, Alejandra Reyes, Natalia Conca, Fernanda Cofré, Luis Delpiano, Mariluz Hernández, Loreto Twele, Yenis Labraña, Marcela Ferrés, Gloria Ribalta, Angela Chuang, Ximena OrtegaBárbara Oliva, Estebeni Baltra

*Corresponding author for this work

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Abstract

The Chilean Society of Infectology, through its Neonatal Infections Committee in conjunction with the Chilean Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, propose a document for the Diagnosis and Management of Cytomegalovirus Infection in Pregnant Woman and Newborn Infant. This guideline suggests the management of mother and child infection, its diagnostic and therapeutic options. Considers the global and Latin American epidemiology, with recommendations for clinical and laboratory evaluation; diagnostic criteria, therapeutic approaches according to the clinical situation, analyzes prevention measures and establishes a national proposal for monitoring this disease.

Translated title of the contributionRecommendations for the diagnosis and management of cytomegalovirus infection in pregnant woman and newborn infant
Original languageSpanish
Pages (from-to)824-856
Number of pages33
JournalRevista Chilena de Infectologia
Volume38
Issue number6
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2021

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Keywords

  • congenital infection
  • cytomegalovirus
  • newborn
  • pregnancy
  • prenatal diagnosis
  • SCORTCH

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