Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2016 Clinical predictors of sensorineural hearing loss and cognitive outcome in infants with symptomatic congenital cytomegalovirus infection 2016
2015 Urine collection method for the diagnosis of congenital cytomegalovirus infection 2015
2015 Comparison of saliva PCR assay versus rapid culture for detection of congenital cytomegalovirus infection 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 Saliva polymerase-chain-reaction assay for cytomegalovirus screening in newbornsNew England Journal of Medicine.  364:2111-2118. 2011
2011 Overview of the diagnosis of cytomegalovirus infection 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 reply 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 responses 2009
2009 Cytomegalovirus blood viral load and hearing loss in young children with congenital infection 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