Rubulavirus, single stranded RNA virus, in the Paramyx...
Incubation period from exposure to onset of symptoms (14–18 days):
Viral transmission is via respiratory droplets, saliva, contact with contaminated fomites
Replication in na...
Seriously ill who require supportive care
Vomiting and dehydration
Isolate admitted patients
Mumps virus is the only cause of epidemic parotitis.
Vaccines are highly effective, and when correctly given confer 90% immunity. MMR should not be given to pregnant women or immuno...
American Academy of Pediatrics. Mumps. In: Pickering LK, ed. Red Book 2012: Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases. 29th ed. Elk Grove Village, IL: American Academy of Pe...
072.0 Mumps orchitis
072.3 Mumps pancreatitis
072.9 Mumps without mention of complication
072.1 Mumps meningitis
072.2 Mumps encephalitis
072.79 Other mumps with other specified complications
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