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What is the difference between epstein-barre and mononucleosis?
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Dr. George Valdez
Family Medicine
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In brief: Same
Epstein barre is the virus that causes illness commonly known as mononucleosis.

In brief: Same
Epstein barre is the virus that causes illness commonly known as mononucleosis.
Dr. George Valdez
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Dr. Bernstein Joel
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Cause and effect
The epstein-barr virus is the cause of several potentially serious diseases, including infectious mononucleosis or "mono.
" however, the eb virus can also be more virulent and cause severe hypertrophic tonsillitis, enlargement of the spleen or liver. It usually is benign but in the canton province of china this virus is the leasing cause of cancer of the back of the nose.

In brief: Cause and effect
The epstein-barr virus is the cause of several potentially serious diseases, including infectious mononucleosis or "mono.
" however, the eb virus can also be more virulent and cause severe hypertrophic tonsillitis, enlargement of the spleen or liver. It usually is benign but in the canton province of china this virus is the leasing cause of cancer of the back of the nose.
Dr. Bernstein Joel
Dr. Bernstein Joel
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