mononucleosis


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mon·o·nu·cle·o·sis

 (mŏn′ō-no͞o′klē-ō′sĭs, -nyo͞o-)
n.
1. The presence of an abnormally large number of white blood cells with single nuclei in the bloodstream.
2. Infectious mononucleosis.

mononucleosis

(ˌmɒnəʊˌnjuːklɪˈəʊsɪs)
n
1. (Pathology) pathol the presence of a large number of monocytes in the blood
2. (Pathology) See infectious mononucleosis

mon•o•nu•cle•o•sis

(ˌmɒn əˌnu kliˈoʊ sɪs, -ˌnyu-)

n.
1. the presence of an abnormally large number of mononuclear leukocytes, or monocytes, in the blood.
[1915–20]

mon·o·nu·cle·o·sis

(mŏn′ō-no͞o′klē-ō′sĭs)
A contagious disease caused by a virus and characterized by fever, sore throat, swollen lymph nodes, and tiredness. The symptoms may last for several weeks.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mononucleosis - an acute disease characterized by fever and swollen lymph nodes and an abnormal increase of mononuclear leucocytes or monocytes in the bloodstreammononucleosis - an acute disease characterized by fever and swollen lymph nodes and an abnormal increase of mononuclear leucocytes or monocytes in the bloodstream; not highly contagious; some believe it can be transmitted by kissing
infectious disease - a disease transmitted only by a specific kind of contact
Translations
mononukleóza
kyssesygemononukleose
mononukleózis
einkirningasótteitlasóttkossasótt
伝染性単核球症
mononukleoze
infekčná mononukleóza
infektiös mononukleoskörtelfeberkyssjuka

mononucleosis

[ˌmɒnəʊˈˌnjuːklɪˈəʊsɪs] N (US) (also infectious mononucleosis) → mononucleosis f infecciosa

mon·o·nu·cle·o·sis

n. mononucleosis, presencia de un número anormalmente elevado de leucocitos mononucleares en la sangre;
infectious ______ infecciosa, infección viral aguda.

mononucleosis

n mononucleosis f
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A heterophile antibody test yielded a positive result the day after admission, and a clinical diagnosis of infectious mononucleosis was confirmed 7 days later with positive Epstein–Barr virus (EBV) serology-positive viral capsid antigen immunoglobulin M, negative viral capsid antigen immunoglobulin G (IgG), and EBV nuclear antigen IgG.
The diagnosis of infectious mononucleosis presenting with genital ulcer was made.
Infectious mononucleosis is a clinical syndrome characterized by pharyngitis, fever, lymphadenopathy, and presence of atypical lymphocytes in the peripheral blood smear.
The diagnosis of infectious mononucleosis was established by high levels of IgM antibodies against the Epstein-Barr virus.
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Although the most common clinical findings of infectious mononucleosis are fever, cervical lymphadenopathy and tonsillopharyngitis, upper respiratory tract obstruction is a rare complication (1,2).
Since the 1800s, infectious mononucleosis had been recognized as a clinical syndrome of fever, adenopathy and pharyngitis.
However, the symptomatic primary infection known as infectious mononucleosis is thought to be much rarer.
Mononucleosis is known by varied names including Infectious Mononucleosis (IM) or EBV Infectious Mononucleosis or glandular fever or Pfeiffer's disease or Filatov's disease or sometimes colloquially as the kissing disease.
EBV is the primary agent of infectious mononucleosis (IM).
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EBV infection presents clinically in adults with symptoms indicative of infectious mononucleosis (IM).