CMV - definition and synonyms

noun medical
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    cytomegalovirus: a virus which causes an infection that has flu-like symptoms and can lead to deafness

    Every year, 20,000 to 40,000 infants are born with CMV.

    CMV is a hardy member of the herpes family, and it is transmitted by contact with saliva and urine — often from diaper-wearing children to adults.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 25/10/2016