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herpes virus


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A class of viruses that can cause diseases, including genital herpes, herpes simplex, and herpes zoster. The Epstein-Barr virus that causes infectious mononucleosis and Burkitt's lymphoma and the cytomegalovirus also belong in this family of viruses.

Subjects: Medicine and Health — Science and Mathematics.


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