"Infectious Mononucleosis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A common, acute infection usually caused by the Epstein-Barr virus (HERPESVIRUS 4, HUMAN). There is an increase in mononuclear white blood cells and other atypical lymphocytes, generalized lymphadenopathy, splenomegaly, and occasionally hepatomegaly with hepatitis.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Infectious Mononucleosis".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Infectious Mononucleosis".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Infectious Mononucleosis" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Infectious Mononucleosis" was a major or minor topic of these publication.