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Congenital CMV

Joanne Murphy jomurphy at ix.netcom.com
Thu Mar 14 22:29:20 EST 1996

My son has congenital CMV.  He is now two years old.  He has Cerebral
Palsy along with a host of other problems.  I am trying to find out if
anyone has ever followed a group of CMV kids and studied them to
determine if there are any similar characteristics or to find some way
to help.  The only information I have been able to find deals with how
it is contracted and general statistics such as 70% will have
nerological disorders.

Since the brain damage usually results from calcifications around the
ventricals, it seems to me that someone would be interested in
researching this.  From what I have read it appears no one follows or
is concerned with these kids once they determine which catagory they
should be put in.  Can anyone help me find more information?


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