What Are the Symptoms of Mononucleosis?

Q:
What are the symptoms of mononucleosis?

A:
Mononucleosis (mono) is an infectious disease caused by certain virus. Since the virus is transmitted through saliva, mononucleosis is also called “kissing disease”.

The symptoms of mononucleosis include:

  • Fatigue.
  • Fever.
  • Headache.
  • Loss of appetite.
  • Skin rash.
  • Sore muscles.
  • Sore throat.
  • Swollen lymph nodes in the neck and armpits.
  • Swollen spleen.
  • Swollen tonsils.

 

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