A Cross-sectional Study of Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection in Newborns in China
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The primary objectives of this study were to evaluate the incidence of congenital CMV infection in neonates, and assess the concordance of detecting congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection in neonatal saliva and urine samples.
Condition or disease
Congenital Cytomegalovirus Infection
This Cross-sectional study was conducted to recruit neonates less than 14 days old delivered in Maternal and Child Health Hospitals (MCHHs) of Xinmi City, Jiaxian County, Zhongmu County and Huli District Xiamen City, in China, from June 2015 to June 2016. The aim of this study is to enroll ~1800 neonates, and collect their saliva and urine samples which will be tested the CMV DNA by using real-time PCR.
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Ages Eligible for Study:
up to 14 Days (Child)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Neonates aged 0 to 14 days in MCHHs of Xinmi City, Jiaxian County, Zhongmu County and Huli District Xiamen City, in China ,were recruited, after written informed consents provided by the parents.
Neonates aged 0 to 14 days
Neonates delivered in MCHHs of Xinmi City, Jiaxian County, Zhongmu County and Huli District Xiamen City