Epstein-Barr virus

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Related to Epstein-Barr virus: Guillain-Barre syndrome, cytomegalovirus, mononucleosis, Lupus
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Synonyms for Epstein-Barr virus

the herpes virus that causes infectious mononucleosis


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Epstein-Barr virus infection associated with rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure.
To further test the potential generality that lupus autoimmunity may arise from the anti-Epstein-Barr virus heteroimmunity and taking a hint from PPPGMRPP of anti-Sm, we tested whether the first autoantibodies binding 60 kD Ro at TKYKQRNGWSHKD also bound Epstein-Barr virus Nuclear Antigen-1 (EBNA-1).
Quantitative and temporal correlation between circulating cell-free Epstein-Barr virus DNA and tumor recurrence in nasopharyngeal carcinoma.
Case-control study on concentrations of organohalogen compounds and titers of antibodies to Epstein-Barr virus antigens in the etiology of non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
A comparison of blood test results and questionnaire responses showed that risks of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) seropositivity asymptomatic seroconversion, and infectious mononucleosis were significantly greater for sexually active students.
Epstein-Barr virus expression has been reported to correlate with its clinical course in adult NHL, in both immunocompromised and immunocompetent patients, (6-9) as well as in pediatric patients of developed countries, especially concerning Burkitt lymphoma.
For those with Duncan's disease, however, exposure to the Epstein-Barr virus causes a life-threatening form of mononucleosis.
Infectious mononucleosis ("Mono" or IM), is an infectious, widespread viral disease caused by the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), a type of herpes virus to which more than 95% of adults have been exposed worldwide.
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) IgA serology has been established as an effective marker for NPC.
This includes both of the two most common forms of herpes, which cause cold sores and genital herpes, as well as Varicella zostervirus, which causes chickenpox and shingles, Epstein-Barr virus, which leads to glandular fever, and viruses linked to various forms of cancer.
Researchers at the University of Birmingham will look at the role of the Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) and if it is linked to the neurological condition.
They consider such topics as SV40 and cancer, new insights into the role of the dUTP-ase in Epstein-Barr virus, the oncogenesis of human papillomavirus (HPV), human herpesvirus-8 and cortico-steroids, polyomavirus and cancer, and macrophage involvement in the inflammation-induced onset of Epstein-Barr virus-related tumor.
Valomaciclovir has been shown to possess potent antiviral activity in vitro against a number of herpes-related viruses, including herpes simplex (HSV), Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), herpes zoster (HZV), and human herpes virus 6 (HHV-6).
Infectious mononucleosis (IM) also known as mono or glandular fever, is a clinical syndrome caused by Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), the fourth human herpes virus.
16 British Medical Journal, a team led by psychiatrist Ian Hickie of Sydney (Australia) University reports that 29 of 253 people who became infected with any of three viruses, including Epstein-Barr virus, developed CFS soon afterward.
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