Cochlear implantation in children with congenital cytomegalovirus infection

Melanie Teschendorf, Sandra Janeschik, Heike Bagus, Claudia Möller-Hartmann & Diana Arweiler-Harbeck
Introduction: Cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection is the most common intrauterine viral infection. Approximately 0.1% of all newborns have visceral or cerebral symptoms due to CMV infection. Late complications such as hearing loss and delay in psychomotor and mental development are often found. Aim[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]