10 Epstein Barr Virus Symptoms

By albert
Reviewed: Dr. Mera
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  • 1. https://www.uptodate.com/contents/infectious-mononucleosis-in-adults-and-adolescents
  • 2. https://www.cdc.gov/epstein-barr/about-mono.html
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Symptom #2: Sore Throat

A sore throat is a common symptom of Epstein Barr Virus infection. Patients with mononucleosis may or may not have white patches in their tonsils. You can see these by examining the throat area. Use a mirror if you are doing self-examination.

Due to the similarities, the white patches may be confused for patches from strep throat. Whatever the case, consult your doctor for assessment and proper treatment.

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