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What are the most common symptoms of mumps?

7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
5 doctors agree

In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Mumps sxs

Mumps may not cause any symptoms.
When symptomatic mumps can cause swollen parotid glands (which can give a chipmunk appearance), fever, headache, v appetite, fatigue, pain with swallowing. ****rare complications could include testicular inflammation, pancreatitis, encephalitis, meningitis, hearing loss, mastitis & oophoritis.

In brief: Mumps sxs

Mumps may not cause any symptoms.
When symptomatic mumps can cause swollen parotid glands (which can give a chipmunk appearance), fever, headache, v appetite, fatigue, pain with swallowing. ****rare complications could include testicular inflammation, pancreatitis, encephalitis, meningitis, hearing loss, mastitis & oophoritis.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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