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I have been feeling like I am coming down with something for 2 weeks. I have been tired and my throat has ached (not burned). In addition, my sinuses are draining. I have been sleeping about 12 hours a day, but this isn't going away. Does this sound like Mono?
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replied May 5th, 2017
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. Fatigue and lethargy with excessive somnolence is due to many causes and need to be managed supportively. Take some tylenol and get evaluated for any depressive illness and mono as well though unlikely.

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan






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