[Hodgkin's disease in HIV infection--detection of Epstein-Barr virus DNA in tongue epithelium and lymphoma].

@article{Naeher1992HodgkinsDI,
  title={[Hodgkin's disease in HIV infection--detection of Epstein-Barr virus DNA in tongue epithelium and lymphoma].},
  author={Helmut Naeher and Martin W. Hartmann and Sara Helfrich and Detlef G. Petzoldt},
  journal={Der Hautarzt; Zeitschrift fur Dermatologie, Venerologie, und verwandte Gebiete},
  year={1992},
  volume={43 4},
  pages={190-3}
}
We present an HIV-infected patient with lymphadenopathy syndrome in whom an unusually aggressive case of Hodgkin's disease developed. Examination of tissue excised from the lymphoma and of epithelial cells scraped from the tongue of the patient revealed Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). The relationship between an enhanced replication of EBV in the epithelium of… CONTINUE READING