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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Infectious_mononucleosis

Infectious mononucleosis (IM), also known as mono, kissing disease, or glandular fever, is an infection commonly caused by the Epstein–Barr virus (EBV) .

www.healthline.com/health/mononucleosis

Dec 15, 2015 ... The virus is spread through saliva, which is why some people call it “the kissing disease.” People with mono often have a high fever, swollen ...

kidshealth.org/en/kids/mono.html

Kissing is just one of the ways that someone can spread mononucleosis. Most people who get mono are between the ages of 15 and 25, but younger kids can ...

kidshealth.org/en/teens/quick-mono.html

Can you get mono from just a peck — and if his/her lips are wet during the kiss ... If you kissed or shared a drink with someone who has mono, it doesn't mean ...

www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/tc/infectious-mononucleosis-topic-overview

Mono can be spread through contact with saliva, mucus from the nose and throat, and sometimes tears. Because the virus can be spread through kissing, it has ...

teens.webmd.com/mono-in-teens-faq

Mono most often spreads by kissing. That's because the virus that causes mono can be found ...

www.medicinenet.com/infectious_mononucleosis/article.htm

Mar 17, 2016 ... Read about infectious mononucleosis (Mono) treatment, symptoms, signs, risks, and diagnosis. The kissing disease is a contagious sickness ...

www.onhealth.com/content/1/infectious_mononucleosis

Jul 27, 2016 ... It is also known as glandular fever, the kissing disease, and mono. Symptoms of infectious mononucleosis include fatigue, sore throat, fever, ...

medlineplus.gov/infectiousmononucleosis.html

Dec 28, 2016 ... Infectious mononucleosis or mono, an infection usually caused by a virus spread in saliva. Referred to as the kissing disease. Learn the ...