Mononucleosis : About

Infectious mononucleosis is a contagious illness caused by the Epstein-Barr virus, which can affect the liver, lymph nodes and oral cavity. Symptoms:

  • Fatigue
  • Weakness
  • Sore throat, perhaps a strep throat that doesn't get better with antibiotics
  • Fever
  • Swollen lymph nodes in your neck and armpits
  • Swollen tonsils
  • Headache
  • Skin rash
  • Loss of appetite
  • Soft, swollen spleen
  • Night sweats