Antiviral therapy of two patients with chromosomally-integrated human herpesvirus-6A presenting with cognitive dysfunction
Journal of Clinical Virology, 07/11/2012
Montoya JG et al. – Successful antiviral drug treatment suggests that clinical symptoms of these patients were due to symptomatic reactivation of CIHHV–6. Alternatively, some CIHHV–6 patients may have a reduced resistance to community–acquired HHV–6 strains due to tolerance leading to persistent infections.