KEGG   DISEASE: Infectious mononucleosisHelp
Entry
H00367                      Disease                                

Name
Infectious mononucleosis;
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection
Description
Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a common gammaherpesvirus whose initial infection manifests as infectious mononucleosis that is defined as a clinical triad of fever, pharyngitis, and adenopathy. EBV establishes a life-long asymptomatic infection in B cells and can contribute to oncogenesis including Burkitt's lymphoma, nasopharyngeal carcinoma, Hodgkin lymphoma, and post-transplant B cell lymphomas.
Category
Infectious disease
Brite
Infectious diseases [BR:br08401]
 Viral infections
  Infections caused by dsDNA viruses
   H00367  Infectious mononucleosis
Human diseases in ICD-11 classification [BR:br08403]
 01 Certain infectious or parasitic diseases
  Certain other viral diseases
   1D81  Infectious mononucleosis
    H00367  Infectious mononucleosis
BRITE hierarchy
Pathway
hsa05169  Epstein-Barr virus infection
Pathogen
Human herpesvirus 4 (Epstein-Barr virus) [GN:T40079]
Other DBs
ICD-11: 1D81
ICD-10: B27.0
MeSH: D020031 D002051 D007244
MedlinePlus: 000591
Reference
PMID:8380053
  Authors
Straus SE, Cohen JI, Tosato G, Meier J
  Title
NIH conference. Epstein-Barr virus infections: biology, pathogenesis, and management.
  Journal
Ann Intern Med 118:45-58 (1993)
DOI:10.7326/0003-4819-118-1-199301010-00009
LinkDB All DBs

» Japanese version

DBGET integrated database retrieval system