TABLE 4.

Management and outcome of 179 pregnancies complicated by primary HCMV infection according to gestational age at time of diagnosisa

Wk of pregnancy at diagnosisNo. of women investigatedNo. (%) of women choosing:No. of pregnancies terminated/no. of prenatal diagnoses of congenital HCMV infection (% terminated)
No interventionVoluntary abortionPrenatal diagnosis
≤127321 (28.8)17 (23.3)35 (47.9)7/14 (50)
13-236822 (32.3)1 (1.5)45 (66.1)7/21 (30)
≥243835 (92.1)03 (8.5)0/2 (0)
Total17978188314/37 (37.8)
  • a Source: M. G. Revello and G. Gerna, unpublished data.