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, followed by a second
peak between 55 and 60.
Three factors seem to be related to
this tumor: a) a presumed genetic factor,
linked to the HLA sys tern ( 1) , b) a herpes
virus, the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), closely
associated with NPC without any geographical
restriction (2), and c) an environmental