This doesn't mean that if you've had mono you are always contagious, but it does
mean the ... But they may not know that they have the virus at first. ... and some
people feel tired for several weeks longer (that's why it's important to take care of
Nov 14, 2014 ... Mono is caused by the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). ... It's possible that people who
have had mono can spread the virus even though they no longer have symptoms
. EBV lives and grows in ... Contagious and incubation period.
Feb 3, 2015 ... What is the contagious period for mono? ... for at least a few weeks and possibly
longer, even after symptoms have disappeared (see below). ... throughout their
lifetime, isolation of people infected with EBV is not necessary.
Dec 11, 2015 ... The virus that causes mono is transmitted through saliva, so you can get it
through ... However, mononucleosis isn't as contagious as some infections, such
as ... Mayo Clinic does not endorse non-Mayo products and services.
But this doesn't mean that if you've had mono you are always contagious. ...
having any symptoms of mono, so they might not know they have the infection at
all. ... may last 2 to 4 weeks — and some people feel tired for several weeks
Jan 7, 2014 ... Infectious mononucleosis is a contagious illness sometimes called mono. ...
Symptoms may develop slowly and may not all occur at the same time. ... the
symptoms of infectious mononucleosis can last for 6 months or longer.
Jan 23, 2016 ... After children are no longer receiving antibodies through their ... long a person
with an acute (current) infection of mono remains contagious.
As you probably know, mono, or "infectious mononucleosis," is a common viral
infection ... Unfortunately, it is hard to predict when you are no longer contagious.
Jan 21, 2009 ... The monospot test is not that reliable in young kids, although the symptoms in
young ... Q: How long is someone with mono contagious? ... If the illness lasts for
six months, is it no longer considered to be an acute problem?