glandular fever


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glandular fever

[¦glan·jə·lər ′fē·vər]
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I really believe he will have the opportunity to go to the very top, and I think Eddie Howe has said previously it's only the glandular fever that he suffered from at Sheffield United that meant Bournemouth got the edge, because other teams weren't quite sure to take the punt on him after the illness.
Kick me, poke me, break my bones and I'd be happy compared to glandular fever. It was brutal."
He's only just come back from glandular fever and it's the sensible thing to do.
Here, GP and Healthspan medical director, Dr Sarah Brewer, explains more about glandular fever and how to avoid it - and what to do if you are unlucky enough to catch it.
Infectious mononucleosis is also known as glandular fever.
So what is glandular fever? It is caused by the Epstein-Barr virus and although it can make you quite ill, it usually goes away by itself within a couple of weeks.
"I want to get back to where I was in the rankings before I got glandular fever," she told
Summary: Heather Watson, making her way back gingerly after a bout of glandular fever, slid out ...
"I'm not going to use glandular fever as an excuse.
TENNIS pundit Greg Rusedski insists Heather Watson can still rescue her season despite being struck down with glandular fever.
Carlin, who has not ruled out switching to the open water in the future, has recovered from the bout of glandular fever that wrecked her World Championship performances in July but has vowed to bounce back for the Olympics next year.
A study followed 57 students who developed glandular fever during their studies, tracking their symptoms and recovery.