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What is involved in the testing for mono?

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Dr. Kevin Windisch
Pediatrics 25 years experience
Depends on age: In young children we need to draw blood for antibody titers against several viruses, in adults we can check a "monospot" test. Watch: http://www.Youtube.Com/watch?V=jrnmwy-ssmu for more.
Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 48 years experience
Simple blood tests!: And clinical exam. The tests include a mono spot test and Ebstein-Barr serologies.

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