Mononucleosis, also known as mono or infectious mononucleosis, is a generalized infection that results in symptoms in many places in the body.
Tonsillitis, swelling and redness of the tonsils, often with pus on the tonsils. Caused by mono.
Mononucleosis is very contagious and spreads from person to person through intimate contact with the saliva of a person who has mononucleosis. This is why mononucleosis is often referred to as the kissing disease. It’s also known by another name, the Drinking Disease. Stay safe, stay educated, stay shared-drink free.