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If Ive Had Mono Can I Get It Again From Someone Else
I'm home health aid take care of seniors if they have something like mono can i get it? I don't always wear gloves I been sleeping 11 hours per night
Infectious mononucleosis is also known as Mono. Infectious mononucleosis is an infectious illness caused by a virus, called Ebstein Barr virus. Symptoms include fever, fatigue, sore throat, enlarged lymph nodes, and enlarged spleen. It is spread via saliva, hence its ...Read more
Not good idea : Classic mononucleosis is caused by the epstein-barr virus (ebv). Other viruses can cause mono like diseases. Once you've had ebv, you get life long immunity. So you won't catch it again. But it's unwise to share glasses or other materials you put in your mouth with someone who's sick. Btw, ebv can be excreted in the urine for months after a person has recovered from the acute illness. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
U should B immune: Traditional ebv mono will give you long lasting immunity. There is some evidence that it can reactivate in those on immunosupressive agents or with weak immune systems, but you should be fine.There are more than one cause for mono like syndrome & if hers is from something different, you may be at risk. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
U should B immune: Traditional ebv mono will give you long lasting immunity. There is some evidence that it can reactivate in those on immunosuppressive agents or with weak immune systems, but you should be fine.There are more than one cause for mono like syndrome ; if his is from a different germ, you may be at risk. ...Read more
See below: Mononucleosis is generally a self limited infection that resolves without treatment. If there are complications or a severe infection corticosteroids like Prednisone are sometimes used. The decision to treat with Prednisone would be your doctor's as there are potential complications from this treatment. Tylenol or Ibuprofen can be taken for sore throat and fever. ...Read more
I've made out with a guy multiple times in the past few months who just found out he has mono what are the chances i will get it?
Depends on situation: Many of us acquire traditional ebv mono in infancy or childhood as a flu like illness that is not bad enough to go to the doctor or recognized if you did.If so, you may be immune. If you have been lip-locking for a while during his contagious period you had enough exposure to get it.Only time will tell. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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