Synonyms and Keywords
mumps, orchitis, childhood immunization, salivary glands, swelling of glands, mumps vaccine
Authors and Editors
Author: David Perlstein, MD, MBA, FAAP
Editor: Jerry R. Balentine, DO, FACEP
Previous contributing author and editors:
Author: Jagvir Singh, MD,
Acting Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Division of Pediatric
Emergency Medicine, Lutheran General Hospital of Park Ridge.
Editors: Scott H Plantz, MD,
FAAEM, Research Director, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine,
Mount Sinai School of Medicine; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy
Editor, eMedicine; Jeter (Jay) Pritchard Taylor III, MD, Vice-Chief, Compliance
Officer, Attending Physician Emergency Medicine Residency, Department of Emergency Medicine, Palmetto Richland Memorial Hospital, University of South Carolina.
REFERENCE:Last Editorial Review: 9/5/2012
United States. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. "Summary of Notifiable Diseases – United States 2010." MMWR 59.53 June 1, 2012: 1-111. <http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5953a1.htm>.