Infectious Disease: Mumps


Subject:
Infectious Diseases , Mumps

Description:
Fact sheet about mumps, "a viral infection that primarily affects the parotid glands -- one of three pairs of salivary glands, located below and in front of your ears." Discusses signs and symptoms, causes, complications, treatment, the measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine, and related topics. From the Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research (MFMER).

Publisher:
Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research (MFMER)

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/mumps/DS00125


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