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Polyarteritis nodosa associated with acute cytomegalovirus infection.
  1. M Doherty,
  2. J W Bradfield


    A case of polyarteritis nodosa is described in which the onset of the disease was associated with acute infection by cytomegalovirus. Peripheral neuropathy was the predominant clinical feature, and death occurred 4 years after the onset. This is the first recorded case of polyarteritis in which cytomegalovirus is of possible aetiological significance.

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