Glandular fever directory
Glandular fever - also known as infectious mononucleosis, or "mono,"- is an illness caused by the Epstein-Barr virus. When glandular fever occurs during adolescence or adulthood symptoms are more severe and can include high fever, swollen lymph glands in the back of the neck and severe sore throat. Rare but major complications that can develop from glandular fever include rupture of the spleen. Follow the links below to find BootsWebMD's comprehensive coverage about how glandular fever is contracted, what its symptoms are, how to treat it, and much more.