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Disease Mumps

Name Mumps
Synonyms Epidemic Parotitides | Epidemic Parotitis | Parotitides, Epidemic | Parotitis, Epidemic
Definition An acute infectious disease caused by RUBULAVIRUS, spread by direct contact, airborne droplet nuclei, fomites contaminated by infectious saliva, and perhaps urine, and usually seen in children under the age of 15, although adults may also be affected. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
Categories Mouth disease | Viral disease
MeSH® ID D009107
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1. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references RNA Virus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mononegavirales Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Paramyxoviridae Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Rubulavirus Infections Mumps
2. DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mouth Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Salivary Gland Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Parotid Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Parotitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Mumps

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