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Flashcards in Viral Infections in Immunodeficiency Deck (2):
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What's the mechanism of action of: Adalimumab/Infliximab/Etanercept?

Anti-TNF antibody

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What are the ACE viruses and who is most of risk of infection with them?

ACE = adenovirus, CMV, EBV
At risk = haematopoetic stem cell transplant

Presentation of infection = pneumonitis, oesophagi's and retinitis