Cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr virus active infection in periapical lesions of teeth with intact crowns.

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Herpesviruses seem to play an important role in the pathogenesis of aggressive periodontitis and may also contribute to periapical pathosis. This study determined the presence of human cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus, and herpes simplex virus productive infection in five symptomatic periapical lesions of teeth having intact crowns and calcified necrotic… (More)

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@article{Sabeti2003CytomegalovirusAE, title={Cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr virus active infection in periapical lesions of teeth with intact crowns.}, author={Mohammad A Sabeti and Jack Simon and Hesam Nowzari and Jorgen Slots}, journal={Journal of endodontics}, year={2003}, volume={29 5}, pages={321-3} }