Symptoms & Signs
Symptoms in the infant may include:
- Cloudy corneas or white appearance to pupil
- Developmental delay
- Excessive sleepiness
- Low birth weight
- Mental retardation
- Small head size
- Skin rash at birth
Diagnosis & Tests
Laboratory tests, including blood and urine tests, are done to check for the virus.
Review Date : 8/6/2009
Reviewed By : Paul B. Griggs, MD, Department of Ophthalmology, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.
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