Mononucleosis, boca

La mononucleosis infecciosa es causada por el virus Epstein-Barr. En los adolescentes y adultos jóvenes por lo general se manifiesta como ardor de garganta con granos blanquecinos (exudado), como se muestra en esta fotografía. También es común que se presente agrandamiento de los ganglios linfáticos y fatiga.Mononucleosis, boca

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Last reviewed 8/15/2012 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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