Cytomegalovirus (CMV); Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment & Prevention

8) Visual problems

Visual problems

This is the most common manifestation of cytomegalovirus in HIV patients. They develop retinitis and a decrease in visual acuity. The patients report floating images in the visual field and progressive vision loss on one side. As time passes, the problem affects both visual fields.

Written by Greg M. Wilcox

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