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Nasopharyngeal carcinoma

Summary of Nasopharyngeal carcinoma
Nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is the most common cancer of the nasopharynx. NPC occurs in children and adults. It is vastly more common in certain regions of East Asia and Africa than elsewhere, with viral, dietary and genetic factors implicated in its causation. It is most common in males.

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A 40-year-old man comes to the clinic because of blurry vision, excessive nosebleeds, and headache. He also admits to recurrent ear infections and face pain and numbness. On physical examination, a lump is palpated in his neck. Which of the following viruses is most likely associated with this patient's symptoms?