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An_249903 posted:
I'm on my fourth week of mono and feeling a lot better. My boyfriend is on his second week and is handling it better than I did. I read that once you've had mono it's rare that you'll get it again but i'm just wondering how long my boyfriend and I need to not kiss. Do we need to wait to we're both clear of symptoms or does it matter?
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Rod Moser, PA, PhD responded:
You both have mono, so kiss away. This virus (EBV) can resurface from time to time as fatigue, but not as another, full-blown case of mono. You should not get it again.


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