What are the symptoms of mono?


I dont think I have mono, but who knows. im hoping its basically a soar throat but im scared. what are the signs/symptoms that you have mono?
Answers:
Mononucleosis has a set of adjectives symptoms that are usually presented in the individual with the disease. The classical symptoms are a sore throat, fever, fatigue, bulk loss, malaise, pharyngeal inflammation and petechiae, and common signs include lymphadenopathy (enlarged lymph nodes), splenomegaly (enlarged spleen), hepatitis (refers to inflammatory cells in the liver) and hemolysis (the bursting of red blood cells). Older adults are smaller amount likely to have a sore throat or lymphadenopathy, but are instead more likely to present next to hepatomegaly (enlargement of the liver) and jaundice. Rarer signs and symptoms include thrombocytopenia (lower levels of platelets), with or without pancytopenia (lower level of all types of blood cells), splenic rupture, splenic hemorrhage, upper airway obstruction, pericarditis and pneumonitis. Another rare manifestation of mononucleosis is erythema multiforme.[8][9]

Mononucleosis is sometimes accompany by secondary cold agglutinin disease—an autoimmune disease in which unexpected circulating antibodies directed against red blood cells can lead to a form of autoimmune hemolytic anemia. The cold agglutinin detected is of anti-i specificity.[10] Patients near infectious mononucleosis are sometimes misdiagnosed with a streptococcal pharyngitis (because of the classical clinical triad of fever, pharyngitis and adenopathy) and are given antibiotics such as ampicillin or amoxicillin as treatment. Some studies indicate that approximately 80-90% of patients with acute Epstein Barr virus infection treated near such antibiotics develop a red, diffuse rash.[11] Source(s): wikipedia.com and my resarch, my experience, adn drs.


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