Detailed information on mumps, including symptoms, diagnosis, complications, and treatment.
Some people infected with the mumps virus have either no signs or child or an adult who isn't at high risk of measles or mumps exposure.
What is Mumps? Mumps is an acute viral disease that is spread from person to person by coughing or sneezing. Some people may have no symptoms or very.
The symptoms of mumps usually develop 14 to 25 days after a person is infected with the mumps virus (the incubation period).
Rarely, adults can contract mumps. In these cases, the symptoms are generally the same, but sometimes slightly worse and complications are slightly more likely .