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does bed rest helps in swollen spleen to recover during mono. also can one do short walks with swollen spleen?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Enlarged spleen: Bed rest won't have any effect: no benefit, no harm. Walking should be fine. But if you remain concerned, or for advice about more vigorous activity, discuss with the doctor caring for you (or the person with mono).
Answered on Apr 12, 2017
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