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Overview

Mumps is considered to be one of the most contagious diseases caused by a virus that is passed down from one person to another buy close and personal contact. Search virus is carried mostly by human beings and spread through physical contact with the infected person and can be effectively treated by a General Physician.

Mumps Symptoms

The symptoms generally portrayed by the disease is quite serious requires special attention by the general physician.  It primarily affects the salivary glands causing it to swell.Mumps symptoms a patient may experience:

  • fatigue
  • body aches
  • a headache
  • loss of appetite
  • low-grade fever

Causes of Mumps

Mumps is very rare are caused by an equally rare strand of virus coming from the family of Paramyxo virus. Such a virus generally attacks the RNA of our genetic structure and is caused by unhygienic contact persons scaring the virus. It can also spread by sharing utensils, inhaling the air when the person sneezes, sexual contact, etc. which are the major mumpscause.

Mumps & Hearing loss

Mumps can cause a plethora of other problems and may result in a permanent hearing loss. Though such a condition is very rare, it has still been known to occur if left untreated. In such cases, the virus damages the cochlea, Amazon structure in our inner ear that helps us to process audio inputs. Therefore any such affliction must be immediately dealt with by the General Physician.

Diagnosing Mumps

Mumps specialists can diagnose the problem via a physical examination that reveals the inflamed and swollen glands. Generally, there is no confirmatory laboratory testing needed to diagnose the disease as the symptoms are quite visible.

Mumps Treatment

Since mumps are formed due to viral infections, therefore antibiotics are not very effective . Mumps can be prevented by proper vaccination and immunization.  In case the disease is contracted by a person, it is advisable to use traditional methods in mumps treatment.

To find mumps doctors near you, we, at mfine, have a list of adept specialists at your convenience who can help treat such problems with ease.

Book your Mumps specialists at mfine today.

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