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What is the epstein-bar virus, and did dr. Epstein discover it in a bar?
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Dr. Michael Ekizian
Internal Medicine
In brief: Very funny
Epstein-barr (as in "roseanne barr") virus (ebv) is the primary agent of infectious mononucleosis.
It is also associated with the development of b cell lymphoma, t cell lymphoma, hodgkin lymphoma, and nasopharyngeal carcinoma. I don't know how it got it's name.

In brief: Very funny
Epstein-barr (as in "roseanne barr") virus (ebv) is the primary agent of infectious mononucleosis.
It is also associated with the development of b cell lymphoma, t cell lymphoma, hodgkin lymphoma, and nasopharyngeal carcinoma. I don't know how it got it's name.
Dr. Michael Ekizian
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