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Recurring Glandular Fever Is What Sort Of Problem
My granddaughter has bowel problems she is 12 and had glandular fever this time last year. The stool smells like perfume/sweet ?
Please explain how I can prevent a reoccurrence of glandular fever and therefore sharing it to my partner. He has no serology for it & cannot risk it?
Haven't heard of any: Haven't heard of any way to predict when someone is going to have an EBV reactivation illness before it happens, any way to prevent such reactivation from happening, nor any way to stop the virus with medication. Until more medical research produces an antiviral treatment, EBV is one of those universal characteristics of human life on earth... everyone may catch it, and most people do. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
How long can glandular fever symptoms keep reoccurring, my fatigue has been dreadful since I had it at Christmas and my fibro pains got worse ?
Mono can last: Mono can last a while we know. With the Fibromyalgia you got things that are kind of confounding this entire issue. You may want to go ahead and evaluate your entire symptom complex and ask your physician to have you see an infectious disease specialist. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
What sort of blood test can indicate abnormalities if there is inflammation in the penile region? Can glandular fever have any connection?
Labs are secondary: Visible lesions here are diagnosed primarily on the physical exam. If the lesion could be syphilis, you'll want labs. If the lesion could be chlamydia / gonorrhea, microbe studies. If it's a visible lesion, consider biopsy. Big lymph nodes? History and physical exam. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Highly variable: As a general rule 4-12 wks, but chronic long-term manifestations are well documented. This is ebv infectious mononucleosis. This herpes virus, like the others, sets up permanent residence in people who are infected, and can potentially produce several different malignancies, and recurrence of symptoms of mono are also reported, as is recurrence. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Infectious Mono: Fever, sore throat, profound malaise and fatigue, enlarged lymph nodes, often in the posterior cervical chain, sometimes hepatitis and enlarged spleen with tenderness in left upper quadrant of abdomen. Also called glandular fever, kissing disease, ebv, etc. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
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