Epstein-Barr Virus

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Centers for Disease Control

The Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) is one of the most common viruses in humans. Most people become infected with EBV, which is often asymptomatic but commonly causes infectious mononucleosis (better known in the UK as glandular fever).


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