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Sycamore, IL
A 36-year-old female asked:

High platelets, potassium, &wbc, severe anemia, ana neg but i have all lupus symptoms old mono showed up. do i have mono still or how old can show up?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Bachar Al-Alami
ADHD & Autism 37 years experience
Always Positive: Will always show positive titers for epstein bar virus(ebv) sometimes positive mono can give false positive sle.
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
Rheumatology 49 years experience
Possibly, but: Possibly, but needs assessment re kidney and liver function and cause of anemia.

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