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Mononucleosis (Deadly Diseases and Epidemics)

by Janet M. Decker

  • 340 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Chelsea House Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine: General Issues,
  • Health Sciences (Young Adult),
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12),
  • General,
  • Health & Daily Living - Diseases,
  • Diseases,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Mononucleosis

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsI. Edward Alcamo (Editor), David Heymann (Foreword)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages112
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11149072M
    ISBN 100791077004
    ISBN 109780791077009

      Mononucleosis, infection in humans, caused by the Epstein-Barr virus, whose most common symptoms are fever, general malaise, and sore throat. The disease occurs predominantly in persons from 10 to 35 years old, but it is known to appear at any age. Learn more about mononucleosis . Elizabeth Noble is the author of Nature's Amazing Mononucleosis Cure ( avg rating, 2 ratings, 0 reviews, published )5/5(2).

    Background Infectious mononucleosis caused by the Epstein-Barr virus has been associated with increased risk of multiple sclerosis. However, little is known about the characteristics of this association. Objective To assess the significance of sex, age at and time since infectious mononucleosis, and attained age to the risk of developing multiple sclerosis after infectious mononucleosis. How is mononucleosis (mono) diagnosed? Your healthcare provider will assess your symptoms to make a diagnosis. They will especially check for swollen lymph nodes in your neck and signs of an enlarged spleen or liver. Blood tests detects antibodies that your body makes to fight the Epstein-Barr virus. Your doctor may also check for a high number.

    What is mononucleosis? Mononucleosis (mono) is an infection caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. Signs of mono include fever, sore throat, headaches, white patches on the back of your throat, swollen glands in your neck, feeling tired and not feeling hungry. How is mononucleosis passes? The virus is found in saliva and mucus. It can be passed from one person to another through coughing, sneezing. Mono symptoms tend to gradually improve in about four weeks. Feelings of fatigue can linger for months. Some people miss some school or work as they recover. An enlarged spleen that ruptures (bursts) is the biggest concern with mono in previously healthy individuals. This gland in the upper left abdomen (belly) helps filter blood.


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Mononucleosis (Deadly Diseases and Epidemics) by Janet M. Decker Download PDF EPUB FB2

Nature's Amazing Mononucleosis Cure book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Banish the misery and frustration of having mononucleo 5/5(2). Mononucleosis (Deadly Diseases & Epidemics (Hardcover)) [Decker, Janet, Hecht, Alan, Babcock MD, Hilary, Heymann, David] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Mononucleosis (Deadly Diseases & Epidemics (Hardcover)). Mononucleosis classically presents with fever, lymphadenopathy, and tonsillar pharyngitis. The term “infectious mononucleosis” was first used in the s to describe a group of students with a similar pharyngeal illness and blood laboratory findings of lymphocytosis and atypical mononuclear cells.

It was only later that Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) was established as the cause of. Infectious mononucleosis is the most common presentation of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) infection.

It manifests typically as fever, pharyngitis with petechiae, exudative pharyngitis, lymphadenopathy, hepatosplenomegaly, and atypical Mononucleosis book of diseases is wide, ranging from asymptomatic to fatal infection.

is a rapid access, point-of-care medical reference for primary care and emergency clinicians. Started inthis collection now contains interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and chapters.

Mononucleosis tests (including the monospot test and EBV antibody test) are blood tests. It is possible for the monospot test to come back negative early in the course of the infections (false negative). Complete blood count (CBC) may be done to help confirm the diagnosis of mono and rule out other.

Mono. These are relatively old books on Mono: O’Reilly: Mono: A Developer’s Notebook: Niels Bornstein, Edd Dumbill APress: Practical Mono: Mark Mamone The following covers an older version of Mono (a few years old): German: -kompatible Anwendungen mit dem Open Source-Framework English: Mono Kickstart There is an online guide in this web site, the Monkeyguide.

Mononucleosis is sometimes called “the kissing disease,” but kissing isn’t the only way you can get it. Learn from the experts at WebMD how to spot the signs of mono and get the right treatment. The term "infectious mononucleosis" was coined in by Thomas Peck Sprunt and Frank Alexander Evans in a classic clinical description of the disease published in the Bulletin of the Johns Hopkins Hospital, entitled "Mononuclear leukocytosis in reaction to acute infection (infectious mononucleosis)".Causes: Epstein–Barr virus (EBV) usually spread via saliva.

Infectious mononucleosis, or "mono", is an infection usually caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. The virus spreads through saliva, which is why it's sometimes called "kissing disease." Mono occurs most often in teens and young adults.

However, you can get it at any age. Symptoms of mono include. Fever; Sore throat; Swollen lymph glands. mononucleosis in the primary care setting. The best study is a series including more than patients 16 years of age and older with sore throat, 15 of whom were found to have infectious mononucleosis on the basis of a positive heterophile antibody test.6 The diagnostic accuracy of different signs and symptoms associated with infectious mono.

Epstein-Barr virus, frequently referred to as EBV, is a member of the herpesvirus family and one of the most common human viruses. When infection with EBV occurs during adolescence or young adulthood, it causes infectious mononucleosis 35% to 50% of the time.

Symptoms of mono can include, sore throat, swollen glands (lymph nodes)—especially behind the neck, headache, fever, tiredness and sometimes a rash. Symptoms typically appear around days ( weeks) after exposure. The symptoms of mono can last up to several weeks. In some cases, regaining normal energy levels may take weeks to month.

What is mononucleosis. --History of mononucleosis --Diagnosing mononucleosis --Managing mononucleosis --Rare health problems related to mononucleosis --Living with mononucleosis --Looking ahead. Series Title: Perspectives on disease and illness. Responsibility: by Gustav Mark Gedatus ; consultant, Catherine Dolan.

Infectious mononucleosis (glandular fever) is an acute viral infection affecting mainly young adults. Clinical features include fever, generalised lymphadenopathy and a sore throat that is usually an exudative pharyngotonsillitis.

Mononucleosis, also called mono or the kissing disease, is an infection caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. It’s most common in teens and young adults. It usually goes away on its own without. Now think about if they had mono.

The prevalence of mononucleosis is quite high throughout the world, according to the CDC. In the yearEpstein-Barr Virus (EBV) has infected at least 98% of the people in the world. The unfortunate aspect of EBV is that it is the primary cause for mononucleosis at.

Mono, or infectious mononucleosis, refers to a group of symptoms usually caused by the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV).It typically occurs in teenagers, but you can get it at any age.

Infectious mononucleosis is either caused by the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) or the cytomegalovirus, both of whom are members of the herpes simplex virus family. Consider the following statistics: Most adults in the United States have been exposed to the Epstein-Barr virus, which is a very common virus.

Infectious mononucleosis is characterized by swollen lymph glands, fever, sore throat, and extreme fatigue. Mononucleosis usually lasts for 1 to 2 months. Symptoms may include fever, swollen lymph glands in the neck, armpits, and groin, constant fatigue, sore throat, enlarged spleen, and jaundice, a yellow discoloration of the skin.

Infectious mononucleosis, infectious mono or “kissing disease”, how it has sometimes been called, is a form of severe tonsillitis, but also is a protracted systemic viral illness and can have some hidden implications in the development of nasopharyngeal cancer in the Chinese population who have a genetic weakness for this type of rare cancer.Get this from a library!

Mononucleosis. [Janet M Decker] -- "Describes the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of infectious mononucleosis as well as the various ways that the virus can be transmitted. The author also discusses the history of the disease and.

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