International Journal of Medical and Health Research

International Journal of Medical and Health Research


International Journal of Medical and Health Research
International Journal of Medical and Health Research
Vol. 2, Issue 5 (2016)

Prevalence of Epstein Barr Virus in children of leukemia and lymphoma


Kumar Shambhu Nath, Bhatia BD, Vineeta Gupta

Objective: Study was to evaluate the clinicohematological profile in childhood leukemia and lymphoma, and prevalence of Epstein Barr Virus of these leukemia and lymphoma cases.

Methods: Children were examined and various investigations were performed, and patients with ALL were treated with modified UK MRC X protocol.

Results: statistical analysis was done by using X2-test, and P value was taken less than 0.05 for significant differences.

Conclusions: Patients with ALL were poor nutritional status and more high risk features. Majority of patients with Hodgkin's lymphoma were advanced disease and systemic symptoms. And prevalence of EBV was more in cases of ALL and Hodgkin's disease.
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Kumar Shambhu Nath, Bhatia BD, Vineeta Gupta. Prevalence of Epstein Barr Virus in children of leukemia and lymphoma. International Journal of Medical and Health Research, Volume 2, Issue 5, 2016, Pages 25-30
International Journal of Medical and Health Research