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1

What virus causes T-cell leukemia/lymphoma?

HTLV-1

2

What virus causes nasopharyngeal carcinoma?

EBV

3

What 2 viruses cause hepatocellular carcinoma?

Hepatitis B and C

4

What virus causes Burkitt's lymphoma by a c-myc t(8,14) translocation?

EBV

5

What virus can cause Hodgkin's disease?

EBV

6

What virus can cause Kaposi's sarcoma?

HHV-8 (KSHV)

7

What virus can cause cervical carcinoma?

HPV

8

What 4 serotypes of HPV are associated with cervical and anal carcinomas?

16, 18, 33, 39

9

What 3 serotypes of HPV are associated with skin cancer?

5, 8, 17

10

What is the only known RNA retrovirus?

HTLV-1

11

What virus can cause body cavity lymphoma?

HHV-8 (KSHV)

12

What 2 serotypes of HPV are associated with genital warts?

6, 11

13

What 4 serotypes of HPV does the Guardasil vaccine cover?

6, 11, 16, 18

14

What cancer-causing DNA virus is associated with infectious mononucleosis?

EBV

15

Which virus is the most common cause of neoplasm in AIDS patients?

HHV-8 (causes Kaposi sarcoma)