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do i have to see a specialist to get a mono spot ordered?

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Dr. Carla Enriquez
50 years experience Pediatrics
No: But you need to see a doctor with your problem, and decide together if testing is necessary.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016
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Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff commented
56 years experience Infectious Disease
And interpreting the results of EBV testing is not easy.
Jan 24, 2013
Dr. Kevin Windisch
25 years experience Pediatrics
No: It is certainly something your primary physician can order but you may need ebv/cmv and parvo virus titers as well since monospots are not very sensitive.
Answered on Jan 24, 2013
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