Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Cytomegalovirus Pneumonia Evaluation

The evaluation of cytomegalovirus pneumonia or CMV pneumonia begins with a history and physical examination.

Physical findings in someone with cytomegalovirus pneumonia may include:

Tests are necessary to confirm this diagnosis of cytomegalovirus pneumonia.

Tests that may be used to evaluate cytomegalovirus pneumonia include:

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Last Updated: Dec 9, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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