EBV-SMT are a rare entity following organ transplantation. Given the rarity of the tumor, there is no standard approach to diagnosis and treatment. A literature search identified 28 reported cases of EBV-SMT in addition to our own experience with one case. The aim of this review is to summarize the existing data regarding pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)235-243
Number of pages9
JournalPediatric Transplantation
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1 Mar 2015


  • Epstein-Barr virus
  • immunosuppression
  • muscle tumor
  • organ transplantation
  • smooth
  • tumor virus infection


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