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Table 1 Status of HCMV serological markers IgG and IgM in the study population

From: Seroprevalence of Cytomegalovirus among pregnant women and hospitalized children in Palestine

Study population Total number IgG + n (%) IgG-n (%) IgM +n (%) IgM grey n (%) IgM-n (%)
Pregnant women 556 537 (96.6) 19 (3.4) 64 (11.5) 21 (3.8) 471 (84.7)
Children (total) 924 813 (88) 111 (12) 108 (11.7) 27 (2.9) 789 (85.4)
Newborns 249 245 (98.4) 4 (1.6) 5 (2) 1 (0.4) 243 (97.6)
  1. Pregnant women, children and Newborns are indicated; number of cases (n) subjected to HCMV IgG and IgM testing is given, while the percentages are in parenthesis.