Marisa M Mussi-Pinhata
- Birth prevalence and natural history of congenital cytomegalovirus infection in a highly seroimmune populationMarisa M Mussi-Pinhata
Department of Pediatrics, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Bandeirantes 3900, 14049 900, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
Clin Infect Dis 49:522-8. 2009..This study evaluated the birth prevalence, clinical findings at birth, and hearing outcome in CMV-infected children from such a population...
- Placental transfer of naturally acquired, maternal cytomegalovirus antibodies in term and preterm neonatesMarisa Marcia Mussi-Pinhata
Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Med Virol 69:232-9. 2003..At less than 34 weeks of gestational age, transfer of neutralizing antibodies may be favored and these antibodies reach the neonatal serum of 99% of these premature infants...
- Lower respiratory tract infections among human immunodeficiency virus-exposed, uninfected infantsMarisa M Mussi-Pinhata
Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Avenida Bandeirantes 3900, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
Int J Infect Dis 14:e176-82. 2010..To evaluate whether maternal HIV disease severity during pregnancy is associated with an increased likelihood of lower respiratory tract infections (LRTIs) in HIV-exposed, uninfected infants...
- Maternal antiretrovirals and hepatic enzyme, hematologic abnormalities among human immunodeficiency virus type 1-uninfected infants: the NISDI perinatal studyMarisa M Mussi-Pinhata
Department of Pediatrics, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Pediatr Infect Dis J 26:1032-7. 2007..To assess hepatic enzyme (HE) and hematologic abnormalities among human immunodeficiency virus-1-uninfected infants according to maternal antiretroviral regimen during pregnancy...
- Infectious disease morbidity among young HIV-1-exposed but uninfected infants in Latin American and Caribbean countries: the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development International Site Development Initiative Perinatal StudyMarisa M Mussi-Pinhata
University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Pediatrics 119:e694-704. 2007..The goal was to describe the frequency, characteristics, and correlates of infectious disease morbidity during the first 6 months of life among HIV-1-exposed but uninfected infants...
- Perinatal or early-postnatal cytomegalovirus infection in preterm infants under 34 weeks gestation born to CMV-seropositive mothers within a high-seroprevalence populationMarisa Marcia Mussi-Pinhata
Department of Pediatrics, University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine, Brazil
J Pediatr 145:685-8. 2004..Early or prolonged exposure to breast milk is an associated factor. However, most infections are asymptomatic, indicating that CMV infection in preterm infants within such a population is a serious problem infrequently...
- Early-onset bacterial infection in Brazilian neonates with respiratory distress: a hospital-based studyMarisa M Mussi-Pinhata
Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Trop Pediatr 50:6-11. 2004..53, p = 0.05) or born to mothers with signs of intra-amniotic infection (adjusted OR = 2.83, p = 0.04). Preventive measures against early bacterial infection in preterm infants from this population are strongly warranted...
- Factors associated with vertical HIV transmission during two different time periods: the impact of zidovudine use on clinical practice at a Brazilian reference centreM M Mussi-Pinhata
Department of Pediatrics, University of Sao Paulo, Av Bandeirantes 3900, Campus USP, 14049 900, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brasil
Int J STD AIDS 14:818-25. 2003..6) facilitated transmission. Although confirming the protective effect of zidovudine prophylaxis, alternative approaches aimed at pregnant women identified late are needed for this population...
- Both human immunodeficiency virus-infected and human immunodeficiency virus-exposed, uninfected children living in Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico have similar rates of low concentrations of retinol, beta-carotene, and vitamin EJacqueline P Monteiro
University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
Nutr Res 29:716-22. 2009..Low concentrations of retinol, beta-carotene, and vitamin E are very common in children exposed to HIV living in Brazil, Argentina, and Mexico, regardless of HIV-infection status...
- Undervaccination of perinatally HIV-infected and HIV-exposed uninfected children in Latin America and the CaribbeanRegina C M Succi
Escola Paulista de Medicina, Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo, UNIFESP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:845-50. 2013..Perinatally HIV-infected (PHIV) children may be at risk of undervaccination. Vaccination coverage rates among PHIV and HIV-exposed uninfected (HEU) children in Latin America and the Caribbean were compared...