Health Conditions and Diseases Infectious Diseases Viral Epstein-Barr Virus Infectious Mononucleosis
Infectious mononucleosis is a very widespread viral disease caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. The disease is also known as EBV Infectious Mononucleosis or Pfeiffer's Disease or Filatov's Disease and colloquially as kissing disease, mono (North America) and as glandular fever in other English-speaking countries. The disease is characterized by fever, sore throat and fatigue.
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eMedicine Health: Mononucleosis
Information on the causes, symptoms, and treatment of this disorder also called mono.
Find information about this disorder. Includes a forum in the Dutch language.
Offering e-mail consultations by past sufferer who now works as nutritional therapist.
Includes cause, symptoms, prognosis, treatment, and prevention.
Mayo Clinic: Mononucleosis
Features signs, symptoms, causes, treatment, diagnosis, and prevention.
MedicineNet: Infectious Mononucleosis
Doctor written consumer health information, focused on the symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and spreading of this condition.
MedlinePlus: Infectious Mononucleosis
Directory of factsheets, articles, and news stories.
Mononucleosis - Teenshealth
Includes signs and symptoms, description of the virus, tests, prevention, incubation period, duration, treatment
NHS Choices: Glandular Fever
Information on this viral infection that can cause fever, sore throat, swollen lymph nodes and fatigue. Includes causes, symptoms, diagnosis, risks, treatment and prevention.
Patient UK: Glandular Fever
Factsheet on this disease, also called infectious mononucleosis, caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. Includes symptoms, diagnosis, complications and treatment.
Wikipedia: Infectious Mononucleosis
Encyclopedia article on this widespread infectious viral disease caused by the Epstein-Barr virus.