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.
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>.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 9/5/2012