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what are symptoms of the mumps

A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Mumps sxs: Symptoms of mumps could include swollen parotid glands, fever, headache, v appetite, fatigue, pain with swallowing. Rare complications could include t ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
The symptoms of Mumps include:: Aseptic meningitis, Fever, malaise, aches, Hearing loss, Inflammation of the brain, Orchitis, Tender swollen lump in breast.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
MUMPs: Mump Sx's: fever, headache, feeling tired,weakness, muscle aches, decreased appetite, difficulty chewing or swallowing, pain / tenderness of testicle ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Mumps incubation?: The incubation period of mumps is 14-18 days, but can range from 14-25 days.
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Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Variable: The normal incubation period is listed as 16-18 days before the onset of parotid gland swelling. The range is 12-25 days. The virus can be isolated f ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Parotitis: The commonest symptom is painful swelling or the parotid glad and fever. Mumps can be sub-clinical, i.e., infection may not cause any symptoms.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
Average 16-18 days: Incubation period can be extended to 25 days.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ecaterina Sartina
35 years experience Pediatrics
2-3 weeks: Mumps has an incubation period most commonly of 16-18 days.
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
50 years experience Pediatrics
5 days: 5 days from the onset of parotid gland swelling.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colton Bradshaw
Specializes in Pediatrics
According to CDC...: According to the centers for disease control, people with mumps are considered most contagious a few days before symptoms occur until 5 days after the ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Edward Workman
Specializes in Pain Management
Influenza, cold: The influenza virus and the common cold viruses (rhinovirus, coronavirus, corizyvirus, and adenoviruses all have symptoms very similar to mumps. The ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Parotitis: In infection of the salivary glands can be triggered by a variety of non mumps viruses including adenoviruses and bacteria.A single dose of the MMR i ... Read More

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