Vincent Chiang

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Epstein-Barr virus infections

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has Epstein-Barr virus infection? What are the typical findings for this disease? Infectious mononucleosis (IM) usually consists of a classic triad of fever, sore throat/pharyngitis, and lymphadenopathy (often bilateral cervical). Other common signs and symptoms include fatigue, hepatosplenomegaly, jaundice, rash, headache, and malaise.…

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