Tag: Epstein-Barr virus

1. Asymptomatic study participants with persistently elevated serum Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) levels were diagnosed with nasopharyngeal carcinoma at rates higher than expected without screening. 2. Patients screened by plasma EBV levels were diagnosed with earlier stage, and therefore more treatable, nasopharyngeal carcinomas than patients presenting with nasopharyngeal carcinoma who were...
Image: PD 1. Antibiotic-induced rash occurred in 33% of study participants with Epstein-Barr virus-associated acute infectious mononucleosis (AIM). 2.  Significantly more children treated with amoxicillin experienced drug-induced rashes than with other antibiotics.  Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good)  Study Rundown:  Initial accounts of antibiotic-induced rash in children with AIM reported a rash incidence...