The presence of a Epstein Barr Virus in the bone marrow of the majority of patients seen was surprising. What was more surprising is that the virus was in areas close to the tumour cells and these patients do better.
It is important to check the bone marrow biopsies of patients for expression of Epstein Barr Virus as this May influence prognosis
Leuk Lymphoma 2019 08 26;60(8):1991-2001. Epub 2019 Mar 26.
a Centre for Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research, Aga Khan University , Karachi , Pakistan.
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