Disease symptoms: swollen lymph nodes, liver and spleen, inflammation of the tonsils, nasopharynx tissues - as a result, shortness of breath. Temperature may rise, cause pain when swallowing, the feeling of a common "weakness" of lethargy.
First, you must make the correct diagnosis. The fact that inexperienced doctors often confused with angina mononucleosis. But in the analysis of the patient's blood found specific cells from the name of which was the name of the disease itself - "atypical mononuclear cells."
Treatment of mononucleosis in most cases carried out in the same way as the treatment of other viral infections. The patient should be given plenty of warm drinks (best tea with lemon), digestible foods rich in vitamins. Take antipyretic and anti-inflammatory drugs, rinse your mouth and nose wash chamomile extract, a weak solution of potassium permanganate or similar solutions. When severe illness prescribed by a doctor can be used hormonal anti-inflammatory drugs.
Ill person is necessary to ensure gentle treatment, if possible, stay in bed. Take all measures to prevent possible complications. Since the defeat of the lymphoid system of the body makes it very vulnerable to almost any infection.
These measures primarily include limiting contacts after recovery, refraining from preventive vaccinations (at least six months, as prescribed by a doctor - and a year). Also contraindicated sunbathing, trips to other climatic zones. Very common, alas, the error parents take the child to the sea. "He was sick, weak, even to swim, sunbathe, plenty of fruit encroach! ". It can bring benefits instead of a sharp deterioration in health.
In identifying the disease mononucleosis, no special security measures (quarantine, disinfection) in kindergarten, for example, do not need to take. We can restrict wet cleaning.