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Mumps in children and adults – symptoms

Mumps is an acute systemic viral infection, transmitted, of which the most distinctive feature is the inflammation of one or both parotid glands. Involvement of other salivary glands, the meninges, pancreas and testes is also common. The incubation period of mumps generally ranges from 14 to 18 days, with extremes of 7 and 23 days. […]

January 17, 2015, Glands
Swollen Glands – Causes

Swollen glands. Spleen and lymph nodes are a part of the peripheral immune system. Swollen glands can meet in various infectious diseases, auto immune diseases, endocrine and metabolic diseases, neoplasia and most hematological diseases. The discovery of an enlarged lymph node in a current medical practice raises serious suspicion of suffering, but it often proves […]

March 25, 2014, Glands