I was diagnosed w mono 3 weeks ago. i was out of school for 2 wks and went back to school for this past week. i feel a lot better. and almost back to normal. when will i be able to kiss my boyfriend again without getting him sick?
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Pediatrics 26 years experience
3.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Hard to say: Many get this as kids and are immune for life so he would not be at risk. You were likely contagious before you realized it and may have already exposed him.While most remain contagious for at least 3 weeks ,some can shed virus for months after an infection.This is just something the two of you need to work through. He'll probably accept the minor risk and be glad you are back.
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Last updated Jul 30, 2016
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