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15 Epstein-Barr Virus (EPV, Mono) Symptoms, Causes, Transmission, Treatments, and Prognosis Topic Guide

Epstein-Barr Virus (EPV, Mononucleosis, Mono) Epstein-Barr Virus (EPV, Mononucleosis, Mono): The Epstein-Barr virus causes infectious mononucleosis and has also been linked to certain lymphomas and nasopharyngeal cancer. Mono symptoms include sore throat, fever, and swollen lymph nodes and occasionally appetite loss, fatigue, chills, headaches, and sweats. Over-the-counter pain medicines, fluids, and rest are recommended to treat mono.

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