Jun 1, 2001
Dr., About one month after protected sex, I developed mono symptoms including fatigue, swollen lymph nodes, soar throat, and slight fever.
At first the doctor did not think it was mono, but we requested a mono test. The test came back positive. After about 2-3 weeks the symptoms left and I have been fine ever since.
Does a positive mono test conclude that the symptoms were definately from mono? Is there any chance it still could have been from HIV?
Are mono tests very reliable?
| Response from Dr. Holodniy
It depends on what specific test for mono was performed.
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