Factors associated with poor health in HIV-exposed-uninfected (HEU) infants are poorly defined.Wedescribe the prevalence and correlates of cytomegalovirus (CMV) viraemia in HEU and HIV-unexposed-uninfected (HUU) infants, and quantify associations with anthropometric, haematological, and immunological outcomes.
Cross-sectional, including HEU and HUU infants from rural coastal Kenya.
Infants aged 2–8 months were studied. The ...Expand abstract
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1473-5571 and 0269-9370
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- Rowland-Jones et al
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Cytomegalovirus viraemia is associated with poor growth and T-cell activation with an increased burden in HIV-exposed uninfected infants.
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