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what are the best treatments for severe mono?

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Dr. Joseph Woods
27 years experience Pathology
Supportive.: The best (and likely only) treatment for mono is supportive, especially rest. It is wise to avoid excess physical activite so as not to have splenic rupture. Sometimes glucocorticoids/prednisone may be needed for inflammation obstructing the airway, but steroids are usually not used.
Answered on Oct 22, 2018

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