Is there a risk to the health of a baby when a woman has cytomegalovirus (CMV)?
Cytomegalovirus or CMV infection is a common viral infection and member of the herpes-virus family. In most people, CMV does not cause any symptoms, but once you are infected with CMV you are carrier for life and can go through active/dormant cycles. It is only if you are pregnant or have a compromised immune system that CMV can cause problems. … more »