Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2016 Clinical predictors of sensorineural hearing loss and cognitive outcome in infants with symptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus infectionPediatric Infectious Disease Journal.  35:924-926. 2016
2015 Urine collection method for the diagnosis of congenital cytomegalovirus infectionPediatric Infectious Disease Journal.  34:903-905. 2015
2015 Comparison of saliva PCR assay versus rapid culture for detection of congenital cytomegalovirus infectionPediatric Infectious Disease Journal.  34:536-537. 2015
2014 Spectrum of disease and outcome in children with symptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus infectionJournal of Pediatrics.  164:855-859. 2014
2013 Congenital cytomegalovirus infection: clinical outcome.Clinical Infectious Diseases.  57 Suppl 4. 2013
2011 Mixed infection and strain diversity in congenital cytomegalovirus infectionJournal of Infectious Diseases.  204:1003-1007. 2011
2011 Overview of the diagnosis of cytomegalovirus infectionInfectious Disorders - Drug Targets.  11:466-474. 2011
2011 Saliva polymerase-chain-reaction assay for cytomegalovirus screening in newbornsNew England Journal of Medicine.  364:2111-2118. 2011
2010 Dried blood spot real-time polymerase chain reaction assays to screen newborns for congenital cytomegalovirus infectionObstetrical and Gynecological Survey.  65:484-485. 2010
2010 In replyJournal of the American Medical Association.  304:408. 2010
2010 Cytomegalovirus reinfections in healthy seroimmune womenJournal of Infectious Diseases.  201:386-389. 2010
2009 Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay method for detection of cytomegalovirus strain-specific antibody responsesClinical and Diagnostic Laboratory Immunology.  16:288-290. 2009
2009 Cytomegalovirus blood viral load and hearing loss in young children with congenital infectionPediatric Infectious Disease Journal.  28:588-592. 2009
2007 GJB2 and GJB6 mutations in children with congenital cytomegalovirus infectionPediatric Research.  61:687-691. 2007
2006 Hearing loss in children with congenital cytomegalovirus infection born to mothers with preexisting immunityJournal of Pediatrics.  148:332-336. 2006
2005 Congenital cytomegalovirus infection: Outcome and diagnosisSeminars in Pediatric Infectious Diseases.  16:44-49. 2005


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2012 CMV: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Considerations on Vaccine-Mediated Prevention.  171-188. 2012

Education And Training

  • Doctor of Medicine in Pediatrics Residency Program, University of Alabama at Birmingham 2000
  • UAB Hospital, Internship 2001
  • UAB Hospital, Residency 2003
  • UAB Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellowship 2006
  • Full Name

  • Shannon Ross