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Epstein-Barr virus

Introduction: Epstein-Barr virus

Description of Epstein-Barr virus

Epstein-Barr virus (medical condition): Common virus causing mononucleosis...more »

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Epstein-Barr virus: EBV. A common virus that remains dormant in most people. It has been associated with certain cancers, including Burkitt's lymphoma, immunoblastic lymphoma, and nasopharyngeal carcinoma.
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Epstein-Barr virus: the herpes virus that causes infectious mononucleosis; associated with specific cancers in Africa and China.
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Epstein-Barr virus: A species of Herpetoviridae that is responsible for infectious mononucleosis (glandular fever). Discovered in 1964, this virus has been associated with Burkitt's lymphoma in South African children and with nasopharyngeal carcinoma in Asian populations. (On-line Medical Dictionary)
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Epstein-Barr virus: infects B-cells in humans; thought to be the causative agent of infectious mononucleosis and is strongly associated with oral hairy leukoplakia, Burkitt lymphoma, and other malignancies.
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Epstein-Barr virus as a Disease

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Broader terms for Epstein-Barr virus

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Hierarchical classifications of Epstein-Barr virus

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  • herpes,herpes virus
  • animal virus
  • virus
  • microorganism
  • being,organism
  • animate thing,living thing
  • object,physical object
  • entity

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