Glandular fever is a triad of symptoms that some viral infections can present with. The following viruses are known to present as glandular fever in some or all patients.


Fever, Generalished Rash, Lymphadenopathy

Known Infections:

  • Acute EBV Infection
  • Acute Hep B
  • Acute Hep C
  • Acute toxoplasmosis
  • Primary CMV
  • Primary HIV
  • Secondary Syphilis
Cite this article as:
Burhan Ahmed, MD, "Glandular Fever," in Medicalopedia, April 29, 2017, [Permalink:].