Severe infectious mononucleosis in immunocompetent adults
Publication date: Available online 4 October 2017
Source:Médecine et Maladies Infectieuses
Author(s): A.C. Wemel, A. Mayet, S. Bellier, C. Bigaillon, C. Rapp, C. Ficko
ObjectivesTo determine the risk factors for severe infectious mononucleosis (IM) occurrence in immunocompetent adults.MethodsWe performed a multicenter, retrospective case series including immunocompetent adults presenting with confirmed IM between 2001 and 2011. Severe presentations were compared with uncomplicated presentations using Stata® 9 software. The significance level was set at 5%.ResultsIn univariate analysis, age...