EPSTEIN -BARR VIRUS ASSOCIATION WITH MALIGNANT LYMPHOMA SUBGROUPS IN ZARIA, NIGERIA.

@article{Iliyasu2014EPSTEINV,
  title={EPSTEIN -BARR VIRUS ASSOCIATION WITH MALIGNANT LYMPHOMA SUBGROUPS IN ZARIA, NIGERIA.},
  author={Yawale Iliyasu and Leona W. Ayers and Almustapha Aliyu Liman and Garba Dahiru Waziri and Sani Mohammed Shehu},
  journal={Nigerian journal of surgical sciences : official journal of the Nigerian Section of International College of Surgeons},
  year={2014},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={
          6-8
        }
}
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is said to infect more than 90% of humans worldwide with latent infection for life. A recognized carcinogen, EBV is linked to malignant lymphoma (ML) subtypes of Burkitt's lymphoma (BL), plasmablastic lymphoma, diffuse large cell lymphoma (DLBCL) and Hodgkin's lymphoma (HL). We report the association of EBV with ML in a segment of our patient population. Paraffin blocks from the archives of ABUTH, Zaria were used to construct tissue microarray sections stained using 30… CONTINUE READING