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its_chelle
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   Posted 8/8/2008 12:27 PM (GMT -6)   
I've seen alot about EBV, but I don't know what it is. I know what mono is, because I had that. Is it the same as mono?
 
Chelle
Hypothyroid, dx'd Fibromyalgia July '08, Anemic (on & off), Dysmenorrhea w/ possible Endometriosis.
 
Daily Meds: Synthryoid 50 mg, Birth Control Pills
As Needed: Ibuprofen 800mg, Ponstel 250mg, iron pill.
 
For by grace are ye saved through faith; Ephesians 2:8
 
I'm 29, been married for 12 years, with 3 kids, ages 10, 7 & 4.


Sherrine
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   Posted 8/8/2008 12:48 PM (GMT -6)   
Chelle, the Epstein Barr virus causes mono.  Here is a thread about it from the Mayo Clinic.
 
 
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its_chelle
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Date Joined Aug 2008
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   Posted 8/8/2008 3:22 PM (GMT -6)   
Oh.. well that's interesting. And some doctors/scientist think this MAY cause fibro?
 
Ok so if I had mono, then if I were tested for EBV it should come back positive? And EBV might be an auto immune disorder?
 
Chelle
Hypothyroid, dx'd Fibromyalgia July '08, Anemic (on & off), Dysmenorrhea w/ possible Endometriosis.
 
Daily Meds: Synthryoid 50 mg, Birth Control Pills
As Needed: Ibuprofen 800mg, Ponstel 250mg, iron pill.
 
For by grace are ye saved through faith; Ephesians 2:8
 
I'm 29, been married for 12 years, with 3 kids, ages 10, 7 & 4.

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