- The genital herpes problem in pregnancyB Guerra
S Orsola Malpighi Hospital, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
G Ital Dermatol Venereol 147:455-66. 2012..Because most mothers of infants who acquire neonatal herpes lack histories of clinically evident genital herpes, researchers should focus on the recognition of asymptomatic primary genital HSV infections...
- Congenital cytomegalovirus infection: patterns of fetal brain damageL Gabrielli
Operative Unit of Clinical Microbiology, St Orsola Malpighi University Hospital, Bologna, Italy
Clin Microbiol Infect 18:E419-27. 2012..Brain injury induced by CMV congenital infection may be the result of uncontrolled viral replication, immune-mediated damage by cytotoxic CD8(+) T-lymphocytes, and, in the presence of placental insufficiency, fetal hypoxia...
- Parvovirus B19 in pregnancy: possible consequences of vertical transmissionC Puccetti
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Division of Prenatal Medicine, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Prenat Diagn 32:897-902. 2012..The aim was to determine the outcome of pregnancies complicated by maternal Parvovirus B19 (B19) infection...