Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Please switch auto forms mode to off. 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow. You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.



Quick Links

Veterans Crisis Line Badge
My healthevet badge
EBenefits Badge

Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV)/Oral Hairy Leukoplakia (OHL) Images

for Health Care Providers

Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV)/Oral Hairy Leukoplakia (OHL)

Back to: Image Library | Epstein-Barr Virus/Oral Hairy Leukoplakia

Oral hairy leukoplakia

image of Oral hairy leukoplakia


Pediatric AIDS Pictoral Atlas, Baylor International Pediatric AIDS Initiative


Oral hairy leukoplakia in an HIV-infected girl. Hairy leukoplakia is typified by the presence of white or gray lesions along the lateral tongue. Lesions often have vertical corrugations and are not removable with a tongue blade. This is an Epstein-Barr virus-associated lesion.