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Can there be a hundred percent chance of getting mono if you kiss someone who had it?

Can there be a hundred percent chance of getting mono if you kiss someone who had it?

Relative risk: Most are highly contagious for 3 weeks, some remain relatively so for 3 months while all can occasionally continue to shed virus for years. ...Read more

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Mono (Definition)

Infectious mononucleosis, also known as mono, is a contagious illness caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. Symptoms include fever, fatigue, sore throat, enlarged lymph nodes, and enlarged spleen. It is spread via saliva, hence its ...Read more


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My Neut % is 37 with a RR of 53-74. My Lymph percent is 44 with RRof 18-42, My Mono 18 RR 4-12. should I be concerned?

My Neut % is 37 with a RR of 53-74. My Lymph percent is 44 with RRof 18-42, My Mono 18 RR 4-12. should I be concerned?

Blood tests: There are a few diseases that leap out from blood tests. Most of the time, however, blood tests don't tell the doctor much on their own. These results fall into the second group, not very specific. ...Read more

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What does a mono, auto score of 14.9 indicate? I have RA and my mono, auto level has been increasing over the past few months when I get my labs taken

What does a mono, auto score of 14.9 indicate? I have RA and my mono, auto level has been increasing over the past few months when I get my labs taken

Just one of several: Inflammatory markers. A higher monocyte score on an automated complete blood count suggests more monocytes in the peripheral blood. Monocytes are one of several inflammatory cells and can be elevated in chronic inflammation such as RA. Other markers, such as sedimentation rate or rheumatoid factor may have more prognostic significance. Your doctor/Rheumatologist will best interpret for you. ...Read more

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My 3 yr old had several tests done and the IgG was 415, auto abs NRBC is 0.00, Auto Abs mono 1.19 and auto mono% 14.9. Should I worry?

Yes: The IgG is low and points to an impaired immune system. The results of the blood test do not appear to be correct (whether it is abnormal or not is another issue). You need to discuss with doctor about the problem leading to the testing being obtained in the first place. ...Read more

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Is there a connection between previous exposure to epstein barr (moderate case of mono age 18) and subsequent development of auto immune problems?

Is there a connection between previous exposure to epstein barr (moderate case of mono age 18) and subsequent development of auto immune problems?

Likely: Multiple sclerosis (ms) and systemic lupus erythematosus (sle) are both chronic autoimmune diseases with unknown etiology. To date, ebv is the most closely implicated infectious agent to be associated with both ms and sle. Epidemiological findings show a strong correlation between ebv infection and the risk of developing these diseases. Http://www. Futuremedicine. Com/doi/abs/10.2217/fvl.12.136. ...Read more

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High level of wbc (11.5) with high absolute eos (.39), mono (.94), and neutro (8.47) auto levels, high hgb and low c02. feeling run down and bruising?

High level of wbc (11.5) with high absolute eos (.39), mono (.94), and neutro (8.47) auto levels, high hgb and low c02. feeling run down and bruising?

Need more info: Your numbers don't help ascertain what is going on. This value of eos can not be placed ion high category. Eos usually become high otherwise in allergic reactions or exposure.

You need to get your throat checked out. ...Read more

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I have an enlarged liver and had mono auto diff at 12.1 and mono abs at 1000 with afp tumor marker at 2.7. My cholesterol was elevated @209. Should i?

I have an enlarged liver and had mono auto diff at 12.1 and mono abs at 1000 with afp tumor marker at 2.7. My cholesterol was elevated @209. Should i?

Consultation: It sounds like you have a complex set of issues and have already had some evaluation. For personal attention to a medical concern, consider a second opinion consult with a doctor on HealthTap. The "inbox consult" allows you to message back and forth like email, and is good when a lot of information needs to be exchanged (like prior test reports, etc.). ...Read more

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How to deal with mono?

How to deal with mono?

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. ...Read more

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How long does mono last?

How long does mono last?

2-3 wks: For most teens or adults this would gradually improve by 2-3 weeks which is the general contageous period. A subset of 1/4 may have persisting problems (tired, lethargic) for 2-3 mo. There is a myth about a "chronic" mono (yrs) that has been refuted by the CDC. ...Read more

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How long does mono last?

How long does mono last?

2-3 wks: For most teens or adults this would gradually improve by 2-3 weeks which is the general contageous period. A subset of 1/4 may have persisting problems (tired, lethargic) for 2-3 mo. There is a myth about a "chronic" mono (yrs) that has been refuted by the CDC. ...Read more

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What to do about mono pain?

What to do about mono pain?

Depends: This depends where the pain is, whether you have throat pain, spleen pain, headaches, etc. As the pain should be fairly short lived, you should speak to your physician who is caring for your mono and they should be able to prescribe something for your pain. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Can mono last for 4 months?

Can mono last for 4 months?

Mono...: …is usually caused by the Epstein Barr virus or CMV (cytomegalovirus). The initial infection typically only lasts for 2-3 weeks but the fatigue and some other symptoms can last for many months afterward and are mainly caused by the immune system’s reaction to the virus itself. If you have symptoms that are prolonged it is best to se your doctor for evaluation. Good luck! ...Read more

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How does mono stat 3 work?

How does mono stat 3 work?

Monostat: Monostat is a topical antifungal treatment. Miconazole works by inhibiting the synthesis of ergosterol, a component of fungal cell membranes. ...Read more

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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. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of mono?

What are the symptoms of mono?

Fever, fatigue, sore: Also sore throat, one may be fatigued have enlarged lymph nodes and feel generally ill and have a rash. Rarely one can have hepatitis with this. Please get all of the sleep rest and nutrition you can and follow up with your physician. ...Read more

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What are "lymphs" and "monos"?

White blood cells: Lymphocytes and monocytes. Two classes of your friends who fight infections and invaders. ...Read more

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Does mono ever fully go away?

Define "go away"?: The clinical illness certainly fades over time in people. Years ago there was some idea that chronic fatigue was related to mono but the CDC reviewed the data and found that to be discredited. The germ involved is from a family of viruses that can hibernate in your system forever. So you can get over the illness but retain the germ in your system. You might also shed the germ intermittently. ...Read more

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How long can mono stay in body?

How long can mono stay in body?

Forever: The virus may stay in the body forever as do some other viruses like the chickenpox virus. Most of those infected with the virus will actively shed the germ in saliva for 3-4 weeks while a few do for 3 months. Some will occasionally transiently shed the virus in saliva on and off for many years. Symptoms rarely remain after the first 3 wk-3m period. Chronic fatigue is not caused by mono. (cdc). ...Read more

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What is mono? How do you get it?

What is mono? How do you get it?

Saliva: Mono is usually caused by the EB virus and for many it will happen as an unremarkable viral infection in early to mid childhood. If so you would be immune. If not, adolescent or adult mono tends to be more intense and lengthy. It can pass through the saliva of asymptomatic persons either through direct or indirect contact. ...Read more

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Is it possible to die from mono?

Mono complications: In very instances one can develop severe hepatitis which can cause death. Sometime an undetected ruptured spleen can cause death. ...Read more

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Can mono stay latent in the body?

Can mono stay latent in the body?

EBV: Mono is the disease caused by epstein-barr virus (ebv). Mono doesn't remain latent, but ebv does. ...Read more

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What is the cause of mono usually?

The Ebstein-Barr: Virus. Usually paased through saliva-kissing. Hence the term "kissing dsisease." ...Read more

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Which body system does mono affect?

Which body system does mono affect?

All body systems: Mono is caused by a virus and it can get into all parts of your body. Usually the main problems are in the throat with large, painful tonsils and sore throat
Mono can also cause your spleen to enlarge and can cause almost any organ in the body to have inflammation ...Read more

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How prevalent is the mono in the us?

How prevalent is the mono in the us?

Very common: 2 out of every 1, 000 teens have had mono or been exposed to mono. By the time we hit our forties, about 95% of americans have been exposed to mono. ...Read more

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What are some of the tests for Mono?

What are some of the tests for Mono?

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. ...Read more

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Could mono transmitted through oral?

Mono: Yes, Mononucleosis virus is readily spread by oropharyngeal contact with someone els. It is not transmitted sexually. ...Read more

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What does an elevated monos pct mean?

What does an elevated monos pct mean?

CBC: I believe this may mean monocyte percent. ...Read more

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What are all the ways to spread mono?

It's a virus: And is spread through close personal contact like other similar viruses. ...Read more