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What should or should not i do with mono?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Do's and Don'ts: Avoid sharing utensils or kissing if someone has mononucleosis. If you have mono hydrate well, rest, use nsaid’s or tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain/ fever, gargle with warm salt water if your throat is sore & avoid contact sports if your spleen is enlarged.

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A 43-year-old member asked:

What are "lymphs" and "monos"?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
White blood cells: Lymphocytes and monocytes. Two classes of your friends who fight infections and invaders.
A 21-year-old female asked:

What are the stages of mono?

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There are no stages: Mono causes sore throat fever malaise lymph node swelling in neck. It can take several weeks for complete revovery.
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A 60-year-old male asked:

How is mono treated?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
In almost all cases,: The classical infectious mononucleosis illness caused by epstein-barr virus is treated symptomatically.
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A 32-year-old male asked:

What are some of the tests for Mono?

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 41 years experience
The tests for Mono include:: CT of abdomen, Ultrasound of abdomen, Complete blood count, EBV VCA antibody, Monospot, Epstein barr virus panel, Epstein barr viral capsid IgA, Throat culture, Cytomegalovirus antibodies.
A 44-year-old member asked:

How to deal with mono?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Mononucleosis: If you have mono hydrate well, rest, use nsaid’s or tylenol (acetaminophen) for pain/ fever, gargle with warm salt water if your throat is sore ; avoid contact sports if your spleen is enlarged.

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