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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Creighton Wright
55 years experience General Surgery
I do not know: Infectious mono is a serious viral mediated illness which is well known. Other viral, illnesses, and bacterial illnesses can cause similar symptoms o ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Usually not: Most people with mono are much better after 1-2 weeks but may have times of fatigue on and off.
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Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience Infectious Disease
Depends: The core symptoms of fever and sore throat often resolve within a couple of weeks; however, the fatigue can last for months. Unfortunately, there is ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Marged
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Listen to body: Overall, there are no medications to treat mono. Considering the average duration is 3 months, it is best to NOT push your activity levels. As you gra ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Usually a complete blood count, cbc, and ebstein bar titers.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Keith Ramsey
35 years experience Adolescent Medicine
Virus: It is a virus, called epstein barr, that causes a generalized infection of the body. It usually lasts for weeks to months. The spleen enlarges due t ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Kissing: Epstein barr virus the cause of mononucleosis is spread by kissing. Once you are infected you shead virus in your saliva for 18 months, long after yo ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Mono: Unfortunately one can develop mono at any age.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
No, but...: Classic infectious mono results from epstein-barr infection, but the first time you meet CMV and the first time you meet toxoplasmosis, exactly the sa ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ivy Fisher
43 years experience Pediatrics
Mono: Mononucleosis is a viral disease caused by EB Epstein Barr virus. It can last 10-14 days even up to weeks and become chronic on occasion. A mono assay ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience Pediatrics
Sort of.: There are two separate viruses that cause mono-like illnesses; ebv is more commonly symptomatic. In an unusual case, someone who already had CMV might ... Read More

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