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Mumps Summary

Description: 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)

Also Known As: Epidemic Parotitides; Epidemic Parotitis; Parotitides, Epidemic; Parotitis, Epidemic

Networked: 2475 relevant articles (84 outcomes, 210 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Mumps

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Measles-Mumps-Rubella Vaccine (MMR Vaccine) : 22 outcomes 53 studies in 455 results : IBA
  2. Vaccines : 20 outcomes 43 studies in 509 results : IBA
  3. Mumps Vaccine : 9 outcomes 10 studies in 90 results : IBA
  4. Antigens : 6 outcomes 17 studies in 310 results : IBA
  5. Rubella Vaccine : 5 outcomes 13 studies in 272 results : IBA
  6. Antibodies : 4 outcomes 37 studies in 405 results : IBA
  7. Immunoglobulin M (IgM) : 4 outcomes 6 studies in 137 results : IBA
  8. Attenuated Vaccines : 3 outcomes in 13 results : IBA
  9. Immunoglobulin G (IgG) : 2 outcomes 15 studies in 209 results : IBA
  10. Interferon-alpha (Interferon Alfa) : 2 outcomes in 5 results : FDA 2
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Diseases Related to Mumps

  1. Measles
  2. Rubella (German Measles)
  3. Chickenpox
  4. Warts (Wart)
  5. Infection
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Key Therapies for Mumps

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  1. Immunotherapy : 2 outcomes 1 study in 8 results
  2. Intralesional Injections : 2 outcomes in 3 results
  3. Injections : 1 outcome 1 study in 14 results
  4. Aftercare (After-Treatment) : 1 outcome 1 study in 6 results
  5. Plasmapheresis : 1 outcome in 1 result
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