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The same person before mumps acquisition (A) and on day 3 of acute bilateral parotitis (B). (Courtesy of patient C.M. From JD Shanley: The resurgence of mumps in young adults and adolescents. Cleve Clin J Med 74:42, 2007. Reprinted with permission. Copyright © 2007 Cleveland Clinic Foundation. All rights reserved.)

Read about mumps in context:

Harrison’s Principles of Internal Medicine, 20e: Chapter 202. Mumps

Read more about mumps:

Current Medical Diagnosis and Treatment 2020: Chapter 32-02. Major Vaccine-Preventable Viral Infections

Current Diagnosis and Treatment Pediatrics, 24e: Chapter 40. Infections: Viral and Rickettsial

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Mumps

Melanie Allison, DNP, MSN, RN, ACNP-BC

Executive Manager, Education & Learning, McGraw-Hill

Melanie Allison is the Executive Manager of Education & Learning with McGraw Hill. She earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree and Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education from The Johns Hopkins University. She earned her Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree, specializing as an acute care nurse practitioner (ACNP), from Vanderbilt University. Melanie has more than 20 years of experience as a registered nurse and nurse practitioner in adult cardiology and advanced lipid management. She is a part-time faculty member at a top school of nursing where she has taught for more than 16 years.