Author Archives: Dr. Gail Demmler-Harrison, Infectious Diseases

About Dr. Gail Demmler-Harrison, Infectious Diseases

I am a pediatrician at Texas Children's Hospital who specializes in infectious diseases in children.

I'm an expert in congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection, with over 25 years of experience diagnosing and treating babies born with congenital CMV. I also do research on the long term effects of CMV on children as they grow. I'm an advocate for CMV Awareness in the community.

CMV In Pregnancy: What Should I Know?

Cytomegalovirus (CMV) is the most common virus most people have never heard of! It is the most common congenitally acquired virus, and about 1 out of every 100 to 150 … Full Entry »

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CMV: Every Pregnant Woman Should Know About This Virus

Congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) is the most common virus that most people haven’t heard of. Most every one will catch CMV at some time in their life and never know they … Full Entry »

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