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Table 3 Recurrent cases

From: Patient characteristics, clinical manifestations, prognosis, and factors associated with gastrointestinal cytomegalovirus infection in immunocompetent patients

 Underlying diseaseTreatmentFollow up endoscopyTime of recurrence
1Acute myeloid leukemia s/p allogenic stem cell transplantation with graft-versus-host diseaseGanciclovir 3 weeksFU at 3 weeks2.3 months
2DM, coronary artery disease, cerebrovascular disease, atrial fibrillation with infected bed soreGanciclovir 6 weeksFU at 5 weeks2.6 months
3AIDS, CD4 count =1 at the diagnosisGanciclovir 6 weeksNo4 months
4Myasthenia gravis on corticorsteroid, immunosuppressive agentsGanciclovir 3 weeksNo20 months
5Ulcerative colitis with steroid dependentGanciclovir 3 weeksFU at 11 weeks26 months
6Pregnancy with colitis with first diagnosis of CMV and Crohn’s disease. Recurrence occurred after started prednisolone for a monthGanciclovir 3 weeksFU at 4 weeks3.5 months
7Ulcerative colitis with steroid dependentGanciclovir 2 weeksFU at 11 weeks23.8 months