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Is mono contagious?

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Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Mono -also known as the kissing disease - is contagious.
It's spread through spit (liking sharing eating utensils and ... Kissing).

In brief: Yes

Mono -also known as the kissing disease - is contagious.
It's spread through spit (liking sharing eating utensils and ... Kissing).
Dr. Francine Yep
Dr. Francine Yep
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Dr. Danny Proffitt
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

Mono is known as the kissing disease.
It is transmitted by saliva and close intimate contact. It is a viral illness caused by the ebv (epstein barr virus) virus. It is usually a self limited illness but can have some serious manifestations and on ocasson can become a more chronic illness. Symptoms are sore throat, fever, fatigue, swollen lymph nodes in the back of neck and can have liver issues.

In brief: Yes

Mono is known as the kissing disease.
It is transmitted by saliva and close intimate contact. It is a viral illness caused by the ebv (epstein barr virus) virus. It is usually a self limited illness but can have some serious manifestations and on ocasson can become a more chronic illness. Symptoms are sore throat, fever, fatigue, swollen lymph nodes in the back of neck and can have liver issues.
Dr. Danny Proffitt
Dr. Danny Proffitt
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