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Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV)


Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a common human herpesvirus that infects the majority of the world's population. It is the primary cause of infectious mononucleosis (mono) and is associated with various other medical conditions, including certain types of cancer and autoimmune diseases. EBV spreads primarily through saliva and can cause a range of symptoms, from mild to severe.