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Glen Saint Mary, FL
A 44-year-old female asked:

I was diagnosed with epstein barry's virus four weeks ago. i am still experiencing bouts of extreme fatigue and have gained ten pounds?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Mononucleosis: This illness varies in duration with the individual. Your weight gain is related to the fact that the profound fatigue interferes with your exercising. Six weeks or longer of illness is not uncommon. Hope you begin to get better soon.

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Last updated Sep 22, 2012

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