Silent oophoritis due to cytomegalovirus in a patient with advanced HIV disease

Citation
R. Manfredi et al., Silent oophoritis due to cytomegalovirus in a patient with advanced HIV disease, INT J STD A, 11(6), 2000, pp. 410-412
Citations number
21
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Clinical Immunolgy & Infectious Disease
Journal title
INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF STD & AIDS
ISSN journal
0956-4624 → ACNP
Volume
11
Issue
6
Year of publication
2000
Pages
410 - 412
Database
ISI
SICI code
0956-4624(200006)11:6<410:SODTCI>2.0.ZU;2-H
Abstract
A case of isolated necrotizing cytomegalovirus (CMV) oophoritis disclosed o nly by necropsy studies in a patient with AIDS, is described. This unusual case report is discussed with a review of the literature dealing with CMV i nvolvement of genital organs in the immunocompromised host, and in patients with HIV infection and AIDS.