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My 22 year old son was just diagnosed with mono on 10/31.
Good morning! My 22 year old son was just diagnosed with mono on 10/31. His tonsils and lymph nodes were so swollen that they gave him a steroid shot and put him on antibiotics (strep test negative). … read more
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I am 35 years old and have had swollen glands ever since I
I am 35 years old and have had swollen glands ever since I had mono and strep as a child. I had strep throat chronically as a child it seemed but I do still have my tonsils. I very rarely get it now, … read more
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Over a two week period, I have had tongue, throat, and lymph node issues. It started with the "buds" on my tongue tender, moving around the tongue in different areas at different times. The back of my… read more
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I have a severe case of swollen tonsil on the left side only. Its so painful even when i swallow water, i have not been eating well for the last 4 days . There is excess saliva produced from my mount … read more
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who should I hvae look at my daughter''s symptons now? At 11 on a school field trip her glands became very big and painful (below ears) at 13 she had had strep 12 times in one year so tonsil/adnoidect… read more
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My 15 yo son woke up one day with a very sore throat and a
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My boyfriend has mono he just found out a few days ago and i
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