[Persistent Epstein-Barr virus infection].

  title={[Persistent Epstein-Barr virus infection].},
  author={Helmut Schneider and A. Jobke and W Pernice},
  journal={Monatsschrift Kinderheilkunde : Organ der Deutschen Gesellschaft fur Kinderheilkunde},
  volume={133 12},
2 boys aged 4 and 6 1/2 years and a 1 1/2-year-old girl in whom persistent EBV-infections developed are described. Serological investigations showed a markedly increased IgG-antibody titer against the virus-capsid antigen (VCA-IgG). Furthermore there was a persistence of anti-early-antigen-antibodies (anti-EA-antibodies) resp. VCA-IgA indicating a chronic… CONTINUE READING