The Epstein-Barr virus is associated with which of the following neoplasms?

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma

Explanation

• Epstein-Barr virus, frequently referred to as EBV, is a member of the herpesvirus family which is best known as the cause of infectious mononucleosis.

• EBV appears to play an important role in the emergence of Burkitt's lymphoma and nasopharyngeal carcinoma, two rare forms of cancer.

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