Cervical shedding of herpes simplex virus and cytomegalovirus throughout the menstrual cycle in women infected with human immunodeficiency virus type 1.
Departments of Epidemiology, Medicine, and Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA.
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American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology
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Asymptomatic cervical shedding of both herpes simplex virus and cytomegalovirus occurs very frequently in women infected with human immunodeficiency virus type 1. The risk of transmitting these viruses to sexual partners and neonates may be higher than previously recognized.
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