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Bible DictionaryAids Glossary
abbreviation,  Epstein-Barr virus
 
a herpesvirus. EBV infection is common and usually asymptomatic in children, and may cause infectious mononucleosis ("kissing disease") in young adults. EBV lies dormant in the lymph nodes. It is associated with oral hairy leukoplakia, lymphoid interstitial pneumonitis and some types of cancer in people with suppressed immune systems.
Bible DictionaryGlossary of HIV(AIDS)-Related Terms
A herpes-like virus that causes one of the two kinds of mononucleosis (the other is caused by CMV, see). It infects the nose and throat and is contagious. EBV lies dormant in the lymph glands and has been associated with Burkitt's lymphoma and hairy leukoplakia.
Bible DictionaryNCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
Epstein-Barr virus. 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.
A Service of the National Cancer Institute.
Bible DictionaryHepatitis Central (TM) Liver Disease Medical Glossary
Epstein-Barr Virus
Bible DictionaryDictionary of Medicine
The Epstein-Barr virus which can cause infectious mononucleosis ("mono").
See also: G+ , 4-NQO , R & C , 8-MOP , H&E

 

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