Mononucleosis | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • How did I get mononucleosis?
  • I have mononucleosis. Should my girlfriend get tested?
  • What is the best treatment for me?
  • How long will it be before I can exercise safely?
  • How long should I keep my child home from school?
  • How can I make sure that the rest of my family doesn’t get mono?
  • Are there any medicines I can take to feel better?
  • How long will I be contagious?
  • If I start having pain in my side, should I call my doctor immediately?
  • If I have mono once, will I get it again?

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Reviewed/Updated: 03/14
Created: 09/00