No evidence of systemic CMV reactivation in chronic hemodialysis patients: a single centre experience

R. Pliquett, C. Klein, K. Heipmann, B.R. Ruf, T. Grünewald & J. Beige
Objective: Reactivation of Cytomegalovirus (CMV) may cause opportunistic infections in immunocompromised subjects. Uraemia is a condition associated with deficiencies of humoral and cellular immunity leading to an increased risk for opportunistic infections or reactivation of latent infections. In contrast[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]