This test is performed to check the type of antibody present in the body against Epstein - Barr virus (EBV). IgM antibody is produce after infection and disappear within 4-6 months. A positive test result shows early course of illness. Epstein - Barr virus is one of the most common virus, in many cases it shows no signs or symptoms. Infectious mononucleosis is developed in people who came in contact with infection during adolescence or young adulthood. Symptoms for mononucleosis are; fatigue, fever, sore throat, swollen lymph gland, enlarge spleen or liver as well as also affects heart and nervous system.
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