Mumps Articles A-Z
Infections During Pregnancy - Mumps Cause
This page contains links to eMedTV Mumps Articles containing information on subjects from Infections During Pregnancy to Mumps Cause. The information is organized alphabetically; the "Favorite Articles" contains the top articles on this page. Links in the box will take you directly to the articles; those same links are available with a short description further down the page.
Descriptions of Articles
- Information on Mumps
As this eMedTV page explains, one of the most common symptoms of mumps is swollen salivary glands. This resource takes a quick look at mumps, with information on how it is spread, other symptoms, and why it is no longer a common disease.
Mumps is a contagious disease caused by a virus, the symptoms of which include swelling in the jaw and neck. This eMedTV article provides a detailed look at the mumps virus, including how it is transmitted, symptoms, and treatment options.
- Mumps and Pregnancy
As this eMedTV article explains, pregnant women and non-pregnant women have the same symptoms of mumps, and pregnancy does not seem to affect the duration or prognosis of the disease. However, women who are pregnant should avoid the mumps vaccine.
- Mumps Cause
The mumps cause is simple -- it's the mumps virus. This segment of the eMedTV archives explains the transmission methods and symptoms that mumps cause, and provides links to more information.