Epstein-Barr virus infection with acute renal failure

Ergut-Sezer B., DİZBAY M., Mutluay R., Aktas F.

KLIMIK JOURNAL, vol.20, no.2, pp.58-60, 2007 (ESCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 20 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Journal Name: KLIMIK JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
  • Page Numbers: pp.58-60
  • Keywords: Infectious mononucleosis, Epstein-Barr virus, acute renal failure
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: No


Acute renal failure is a rare complication of infectious mononucleosis. We reported, herein, a case of infectious mononucleosis presented with fever, hepatosplenomegaly, pancytopenia, and acute renal failure. EBV infection should be investigated in case of acute renal failure with unknown etiology.