Retinitis CMV Evaluation
Evaluation of cytomegalovirus retinitis begins with a history and physical examination. This includes vision testing, examining the retina with an ophthalmoscope, and a slit lamp exam.
Physical findings in someone with cytomegalovirus retinitis may include:
Tests are usually not necessary to make the diagnosis of cytomegalovirus retinitis, but tests may be used to determine the severity of the infection.
Tests that may be used to evaluate cytomegalovirus retinitis include:
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