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)
The type species of RUBULAVIRUS that causes an acute infectious disease in humans, affecting mainly children. Transmission occurs by droplet infection.
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Vaccines used to prevent infection by MUMPS VIRUS. Best known is the live attenuated virus vaccine of chick embryo origin, used for routine immunization of children and for immunization of adolescents and adults who have not had mumps or been immunized with live mumps vaccine. Children are usually immunized with measles-mumps-rubella combination vaccine.
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A live, attenuated varicella virus vaccine used for immunization against chickenpox. It is recommended for children between the ages of 12 months and 13 years.
A genus of the family HERPESVIRIDAE, subfamily ALPHAHERPESVIRINAE. Its species include those causing CHICKENPOX and HERPES ZOSTER in humans (HERPESVIRUS 3, HUMAN), as well as several animal viruses.
An acute infectious disease caused by the RUBELLA VIRUS. The virus enters the respiratory tract via airborne droplet and spreads to the LYMPHATIC SYSTEM.
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A highly contagious infectious disease caused by MORBILLIVIRUS, common among children but also seen in the nonimmune of any age, in which the virus enters the respiratory tract via droplet nuclei and multiplies in the epithelial cells, spreading throughout the MONONUCLEAR PHAGOCYTE SYSTEM.
Inflammation of the OVARY, generally caused by an ascending infection of organisms from the endocervix.
Inflammation of a TESTIS. It has many features of EPIDIDYMITIS, such as swollen SCROTUM; PAIN; PYURIA; and FEVER. It is usually related to infections in the URINARY TRACT, which likely spread to the EPIDIDYMIS and then the TESTIS through either the VAS DEFERENS or the lymphatics of the SPERMATIC CORD.
The type species of MORBILLIVIRUS and the cause of the highly infectious human disease MEASLES, which affects mostly children.
Diseases of any component of the brain (including the cerebral hemispheres, diencephalon, brain stem, and cerebellum) or the spinal cord.
INFLAMMATION of the PAROTID GLAND.
The most well known avian paramyxovirus in the genus AVULAVIRUS and the cause of a highly infectious pneumoencephalitis in fowl. It is also reported to cause CONJUNCTIVITIS in humans. Transmission is by droplet inhalation or ingestion of contaminated water or food.
An acute febrile, contagious, viral disease of birds caused by an AVULAVIRUS called NEWCASTLE DISEASE VIRUS. It is characterized by respiratory and nervous symptoms in fowl and is transmissible to man causing a severe, but transient conjunctivitis.
The white of an egg, especially a chicken's egg, used in cooking. It contains albumin. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
The type (and only) species of RUBIVIRUS causing acute infection in humans, primarily children and young adults. Humans are the only natural host. A live, attenuated vaccine is available for prophylaxis.
A live attenuated virus vaccine of duck embryo or human diploid cell tissue culture origin, used for routine immunization of children and for immunization of nonpregnant adolescent and adult females of childbearing age who are unimmunized and do not have serum antibodies to rubella. Children are usually immunized with measles-mumps-rubella combination vaccine. (Dorland, 28th ed)
The mechanical process of cooling.
A combined vaccine used to prevent MEASLES; MUMPS; and RUBELLA.

Application of distance geometry to 3D visualization of sequence relationships. (1/285)

SUMMARY: We describe the application of distance geometry methods to the three-dimensional visualization of sequence relationships, with examples for mumps virus SH gene cDNA and prion protein sequences. Sequence-sequence distance measures may be obtained from either a multiple sequence alignment or from sets of pairwise alignments. AVAILABILITY: C/Perl code and HTML/VRML files from http://www.nibsc.ac.uk/dg3dseq/  (+info)

Failure of measles virus to activate nuclear factor-kappa B in neuronal cells: implications on the immune response to viral infections in the central nervous system. (2/285)

Neurons are postmitotic cells that foster virus persistence. These cells lack the HLA class I molecules required for clearance of infected cells. Previously, we showed that HLA class I is induced by measles virus (MV) on glial cells, which is primarily mediated by IFN-beta. In contrast, MV was unable to induce HLA class I or IFN-beta in neuronal cells. This failure was associated with lack of NF-kappa B binding to the positive regulatory domain II element of the IFN-beta promoter, which is essential for virus-induced IFN-beta gene activity. In this study, we demonstrate that the failure to activate NF-kappa B in neuronal cells is due to the inability of MV to induce phosphorylation and degradation of I kappa B, the inhibitor of NF-kappa B. In contrast, TNF-alpha induced degradation of I kappa B alpha in the neuronal cells, suggesting that failure to induce I kappa B alpha degradation is likely due to a defect in virus-mediated signaling rather than to a defect involving neuronal I kappa B alpha. Like MV, mumps virus and dsRNA failed to induce I kappa B alpha degradation in the neuronal cells, suggesting that this defect may be specific to viruses. Autophosphorylation of the dsRNA-dependent protein kinase, a kinase possibly involved in virus-mediated I kappa B alpha phosphorylation, was intact in both cell types. The failure of virus to induce I kappa B alpha phosphorylation and consequently to activate NF-kappa B in neuronal cells could explain the repression of IFN-beta and class I gene expression in virus-infected cells. These findings provide a potential mechanism for the ability of virus to persist in neurons and to escape immune surveillance.  (+info)

The mumps virus neurovirulence safety test in Rhesus monkeys: a comparison of mumps virus strains. (3/285)

Wild type mumps viruses are highly neurotropic and a frequent cause of aseptic meningitis in unvaccinated humans. To test whether attenuated mumps viruses used in the manufacture of mumps vaccines have neurovirulent properties, a monkey neurovirulence safety test (MNVT) is performed. However, results with several mumps virus MNVTs have raised questions as to whether the test can reliably discriminate neurovirulent from nonneurovirulent mumps virus strains. Here, various mumps virus strains representing a wide range of neuropathogenicity were tested in a standardized MNVT. A trend of higher neurovirulence scores was observed in monkeys inoculated with wild type mumps virus versus vaccine strains, although differences were not statistically significant. Results indicated the need for further examination and refinement of the MNVT or for development of alternative MNVTs.  (+info)

Genetic heterogeneity of mumps virus in the United Kingdom: identification of two new genotypes. (4/285)

A reverse transcriptase nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR) was developed to detect the small hydrophobic (SH) gene of mumps virus (MuV). Phylogenetic analysis was performed on the entire SH gene sequence (318 nucleotides) and the putative SH protein (57 amino acids). At least 4 MuV genotypes were identified in the United Kingdom between 1995 and 1998 by direct sequencing of 26 PCR amplicons from a variety of specimens. Comparison of these and GenBank sequences identified 2 new genotypes in the United Kingdom. The results suggest that, after the introduction of universal mumps vaccination in the United Kingdom in 1988, there appears to have been a switch from a predominant genotype to a heterogeneous group of strains.  (+info)

Kawasaki disease: a maturational defect in immune responsiveness. (5/285)

Kawasaki disease (KD), an acute febrile disease in children of unknown etiology, is characterized by a vasculitis that may result in coronary artery aneurysms (CAAs). In new patients with KD, a selective and prolonged T cell unresponsiveness to activation via the T cell antigen receptor CD3 was observed, whereas proliferation to other stimuli was intact. This "split T cell anergy" delineated KD from other pediatric infections and autoimmune diseases and correlated with CAA formation (P<.001). A transient immune dysfunction was also suggested by an incomplete responsiveness to measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccination in patients with KD versus controls (P<.0001; odds ratio, 15.6; 95% confidence interval, 4.8-51.1), which was overcome by revaccination(s). The reduced responsiveness to MMR in patients with KD suggests a subtle and predetermining immune dysfunction. An inherent immaturity to clear certain antigens may be an important cause that precipitates KD and the immune dysregulation during acute disease.  (+info)

Immune reconstitution in the first year of potent antiretroviral therapy and its relationship to virologic response. (6/285)

The effects of 1 year of zidovudine, lamivudine, and ritonavir treatment on immune reconstitution were evaluated in 34 human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-infected individuals. After 48 weeks of therapy, 20 (59%) subjects had <100 copies HIV RNA/mL. CD4+ T cells increased from a median of 192/mm3 at baseline to 362/mm3 at week 48. Lymphocyte proliferative responses to Candida normalized within 12 weeks, but responses to HIV and tetanus remained depressed throughout therapy. Alloantigen responses increased within 12 weeks and then declined to baseline levels. Recovery of delayed-type hypersensitivity responses occurred after 12 weeks for Candida and after 48 weeks for mumps. The magnitude of virologic suppression was correlated with numeric increases in CD4+ T cells, but not with measures of functional immune reconstitution. Plasma virus suppression <100 copies/mL was not significantly correlated with increases in CD4+ T cells or functional immune reconstitution.  (+info)

Nested PCR for rapid detection of mumps virus in cerebrospinal fluid from patients with neurological diseases. (7/285)

In this study, we have developed a reverse transcription (RT)-nested polymerase chain reaction (n-PCR) for the detection of mumps virus RNA in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) from patients with neurological infections. A specific 112-bp fragment was amplified by this method with primers from the nucleoprotein of the mumps virus genome. The mumps virus RT-n-PCR was capable of detecting 0.001 PFU/ml and 0.005 50% tissue culture infective dose/ml. This method was found to be specific, since no PCR product was detected in each of the CSF samples from patients with proven non-mumps virus-related meningitis or encephalitis. Mumps virus RNA was detected in all 18 CSF samples confirmed by culture to be infected with mumps virus. Positive PCR results were obtained for the CSF of 26 of 28 patients that were positive for signs of mumps virus infection (i.e., cultivable virus from urine or oropharyngeal samples or positivity for anti-mumps virus immunoglobulin M) but without cultivable virus in their CSF. Overall, mumps virus RNA was detected in CSF of 96% of the patients with a clinical diagnosis of viral central nervous system (CNS) disease and confirmed mumps virus infection, while mumps virus was isolated in CSF of only 39% of the patients. Furthermore, in a retrospective study, we were able to detect mumps virus RNA in 25 of 55 (46%) CSF samples from patients with a clinical diagnosis of viral CNS disease and negative laboratory evidence of viral infection including mumps virus infection. The 25 patients represent 12% of the 236 patients who had a clinical diagnosis of viral CNS infections and whose CSF was examined at our laboratory for a 2-year period. The findings confirm the importance of mumps virus as a causative agent of CNS infections in countries with low vaccine coverage rates. In summary, our study demonstrates the usefulness of the mumps virus RT-n-PCR for the diagnosis of mumps virus CNS disease and suggests that this assay may soon become the "gold standard" test for the diagnosis of mumps virus CNS infection.  (+info)

Outbreak of aseptic meningitis associated with mass vaccination with a urabe-containing measles-mumps-rubella vaccine: implications for immunization programs. (8/285)

A mass immunization campaign with a Urabe-containing measles-mumps-rubella vaccine was carried out in 1997 in the city of Salvador, northeastern Brazil, with a target population of children aged 1-11 years. There was an outbreak of aseptic meningitis following the mass campaign. Cases of aseptic meningitis were ascertained through data collected from the records of children admitted to the local referral hospital for infectious diseases between March and October of 1997, using previously defined eligibility criteria. Vaccination histories were obtained through home visits or telephone calls. Eighty-seven cases fulfilled the study criteria. Of those, 58 cases were diagnosed after the vaccination campaign. An elevated risk of aseptic meningitis was observed 3 weeks after Brazil's national vaccination day compared with the risk in the prevaccination period (relative risk = 14.3; 95% confidence interval: 7.9, 25.7). This result was confirmed by a case series analysis (relative risk = 30.4; 95% confidence interval: 11.5, 80.8). The estimated risk of aseptic meningitis was 1 in 14,000 doses. This study confirms a link between measles-mumps-rubella vaccination and aseptic meningitis. The authors discuss the implications of this for the organization and planning of mass immunization campaigns.  (+info)

By immunoprecipitation analysis using antisera against oligo peptides synthesized based on the deduced N-terminal and C-terminal amino acid sequences of the SH proteins of the mumps virus, the SH protein was detected in mumps virus-infected cells. The SH protein expressed from cDNA by the vaccinia-T7 expression system was recovered in the membrane fraction. Association of the SH protein with the membrane was resistant to high salt, EDTA, and alkaline treatment but sensitive to detergents. Indirect immunofluorescence experiments showed that the SH protein is involved in the exocytotic pathway. These data indicate that the SH protein is a membrane protein. Treatment of microsomes with TPCK-trypsin suggested that the SH protein is oriented in the membrane with its C-terminal facing the cytoplasm. Furthermore the SH protein was not detected in a particular strain (Enders strain) of mumps virus, indicating that the mumps virus SH protein is not essential for virus replication.
Rubella and mumps virus vaccine live is an active immunizing agent used to prevent infection by the rubella and mumps viruses. It works by causing your body to produce its own protection (antibodies) against the virus. Rubella (also known as German measles) is a serious infection that causes miscarriages, stillbirths, or birth defects in unborn babies when pregnant women get the disease. Mumps is an infection that can cause serious problems, such as encephalitis and meningitis, which affect the brain. In addition, adolescent boys and men are very susceptible to a condition called orchitis, which causes pain and swelling in the testicles and scrotum and, in rare cases, sterility. Also, mumps infection can cause spontaneous abortion in women during the first 3 months of pregnancy. While immunization against rubella and mumps is recommended for all persons 12 months of age and older, it is especially important for women of childbearing age and persons traveling outside the U.S. If rubella and mumps ...
Throat swab specimens were collected from patients and immediately transported on icepacks to the Guangxi CDC. RNA was extracted from original samples and supernatants of Vero/hSLAM-cell cultures (3) by using the Viral RNA Mini Kit (QIAGEN, Valencia, CA, USA). We amplified extracted RNA by using the SuperScript-III Platinum One-Step Reverse Transcription PCR System (Invitrogen, Waltham, MA, USA) and primers for the small hydrophobic (SH) gene and hemagglutinin-neuraminidase (HN) gene as described (4,5). All throat swab specimens were positive for mumps virus by reverse transcription PCR. Mumps virus isolation was achieved for 8 (61.5%) of 13 specimens.. PCR products were sequenced by Life Technologies (Shanghai, China). We performed analyses of nucleotide sequences of SH and HN genes and deduced amino acid sequences by using BioEdit (6) and the neighbor-joining method in MEGA6 software (7). In accordance with World Health Organization mumps virus nomenclature (8), viruses were named and assigned ...
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Mumps virus (MuV) is an enveloped, non-segmented, negative-sense RNA virus that causes mumps. MuV belongs to the genus Rubulavirus and family Paramyxovirus. Humans are the only natural host of MuV. MuV is transmitted through respiratory droplets (saliva or mucus), direct contact, or contact with surfaces carrying MuV. MuV is able to bind to host epithelial cells via haemagglutinin-neuraminidase (HN) and fusion (F) glycoproteins. Small hydrophobic (SH) protein is presumed to block TNFα-mediated apoptosis. Non-structural proteins NS1 and NS2 (V proteins) inhibit IFN production and signaling. ...
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Please be reminded that the mumps virus spreads through saliva or mucus from the mouth, nose, or throat. An infected person can spread the virus by coughing, sneezing, kissing, or talking; sharing items, such as cups or eating utensils, with others; and touching objects or surfaces with unwashed hands that are then touched by others.. In an effort to maintain a healthy campus community, students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to take the following precautions to avoid the mumps virus.. ...
The results observed after experimental inoculation of active mumps virus into 41 vaccinated and 32 unvaccinated children,-with the consent of their parents or guardians,-indicated that formol-inactivated mumps virus obtained from the parotid gland of the infected monkey and employed as a vaccine in the manner which has been described increased the resistance of about half of those to whom it was administered.. ...
Mumps has swept through 57 immigration detention facilities in 19 states since September, according to the first U.S. government report on the outbreaks in the overloaded immigration system.
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MMPM : Mumps virus, together with parainfluenza types 1 through 4, respiratory syncytial virus, and measles virus are classified in the family Paramyxovirdae. Mumps is an acute infection that causes the painful enlargement of the salivary glands in approximately 70% to 90% of children (4-15 years of age) who develop clinical disease.(2) In 5% to 20% of postpubertal individuals, testicular pain (orchitis in males) and abdominal pain (oophoritis in females) can occur. Other complications include pancreatitis (<5% of cases) and central nervous system disease (meningitis/encephalitis) that occur rarely (about 1 in 6,000 cases of mumps). Widespread routine immunization of infants with attenuated mumps virus has changed the epidemiology of this virus infection. Since 1989, there has been a steady decline in reported mumps cases, with and average of 265 cases each year since 2001. However, a recent outbreak of mumps in 2006 reemphasized that this virus continued to persist in the population, and laboratory
To County Health, Physician, Nurse, Hospital, Laboratorian, and KDHE Health PHIX Users:. KDHE has posted the report Increase in Number of Suspected Mumps Cases Being Reported - Summary and Laboratory Guidance on Mumps on PHIX.. The Kansas Department of Health and Environment is receiving an increased number of suspected mumps reports. Iowa, our neighbor to the east, is recording an increase in confirmed and probable mumps cases. Since Jan. 1, 2006, through Mar. 24, 2006, 187 probable and confirmed cases of mumps have been reported. Because clinical diagnosis of mumps may be unreliable, cases of suspected mumps should be laboratory confirmed. A suspected or confirmed case of mumps is reportable to the health department.. Patients presenting with glandular swelling without other apparent cause should be tested for mumps, if suspected. Mumps should not be ruled out in someone who is vaccinated if they have symptoms clinically consistent with mumps.. Mumps clinical description: An illness with ...
Mumps is a contagious disease that is caused by the mumps virus. Mumps typically starts with a few days of fever, headache, muscle aches, tiredness, and loss of appetite, and is followed by swelling of salivary glands. Anyone who is not immune from either previous mumps infection or from vaccination can get mumps.. Before the routine vaccination program was introduced in the United States, mumps was a common illness in infants, children and young adults. Because most people have now been vaccinated, mumps has become a rare disease in the United States. ...
Dec. 13, 2016 -- Mumps[1] cases in the United States are at a 10-year high, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.. As of November, a total of 2,879 mumps infections had been reported in 45 states and the District of Columbia, more than twice the number of mumps cases reported in 2015.. A growing number of schools and colleges are dealing with mumps outbreaks. For example, the University of Missouris Columbia campus has confirmed 193 cases since the start of school in late August, CBS News reported.. One reason mumps can spread easily at colleges is dormitory living, according to Dr. Michael Grosso, medical director and CMO of Huntington Hospital/Northwell Health.. Its spread through respiratory secretions, coughing[2], sneezing[3], close contact and sharing the same cups and utensils, he told CBS News.. WebMD News from HealthDay Copyright 2013-2016 HealthDay. All rights reserved. References^ Mumps (www.webmd.com) ...
Mumps is a contagious disease that is caused by the mumps virus. About half of the people who get mumps have very mild or no symptoms, and dont know they are infected. For those who do show symptoms, mumps typically starts with a few days of fever, headache, muscle aches, tiredness, and loss of appetite, and is followed by swelling of salivary glands.. Mumps spreads from an infected person to a healthy person through coughing, sneezing and regular conversation. People with mumps usually recover after a week or two, but mumps can occasionally cause serious complications. The most common complication is inflammation of the testicles in boys who have reached puberty. Other rarer complications include swelling of the brain and/or tissue covering the brain and spinal cord; swelling of the ovaries and/or breasts in girls who have reached puberty; and deafness. ...
The HSE, today (Tuesday, 21st January 2020), urged anyone aged between 11 and 30 years of age who has not had two doses of the MMR vaccine, or who are unsure of their vaccine status, to avail of the offer of a free dose of the MMR vaccine due to a significant rise in cases of mumps.. Children aged 11-18 and adults aged up to 30 have been particularly affected by the mumps outbreak so it is vital that parents and young adults are aware that the MMR vaccine is the only way to stop the spread of mumps, according to public health specialist at the HSE Health Protection Surveillance Centre, Dr Suzanne Cotter.. Secondary schools and third level institutions have seen the highest incidences of mumps. During 2019 the number of mumps cases continued to rise and we saw 2,762 cases compared with 573 cases the previous year. To date in 2020, 253 cases have already been notified to the HSE.. Vaccination with MMR vaccine is the only way to protect against mumps. The vaccine also protects against measles and ...
Doctor answers on Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, and More: Dr. Carson on what is the gold standard for laboratory confirmation of a mumps case: Two sets of blood tests will have to be performed in order to confirm the development of mumps disease. As is usual with other viral illnesses, mumps antibody (igm and igg) levels are performed during the first week of the illness (acute stage) and again about 4-6 weeks later during the recovery period. The IgM confirms that the infection is due to current mumps; the IgG level confirms immunity. for topic: What Is The Gold Standard For Laboratory Confirmation Of A Mumps Case
As undergraduates prepare to enjoy spring break with abandon, Harvard is cautioning traveling students in the wake of a mumps outbreak.. The total number of confirmed mumps cases has risen from six to nine within the past week, and mumps patients now live quarantined in the Houses and Harvard-owned properties, according to College Spokesperson Rachael Dane. Henry M. N. Brooks 19, who has mumps, said he was quarantined for the past few days in the Harvard Inn, and that meals were brought to him while he was in isolation. Now, with students set to depart for spring break this weekend, Harvard University Health Services Director Paul J. Barreira urged caution in order to minimize others exposure to mumps. With spring recess only a few days away, I know many of you will be leaving the Cambridge area, and I write to remind you that it is even more important to be vigilant in taking precautions to prevent the spread of mumps if you are planning to travel, Barreira wrote in an email to ...
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In the last 15 years, several mumps outbreaks have occurred among college students, sports teams and in close-knit communities across the United States. Two possible contributing factors include waning vaccine-induced immunity and differences between the strain of mumps virus now circulating and the vaccine strain, which is part of the standard measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) childhood vaccine.. Overall, the MMR vaccine has been great, with a 99 percent reduction in measles, mumps and rubella disease and a significant reduction in associated complications since its introduction, says Sri Edupuganti, MD, MPH, associate professor of medicine (infectious diseases) at Emory University School of Medicine and medical director of the Hope Clinic of Emory Vaccine Center. What were seeing now with these mumps outbreaks is a combination of two things - a few people were not making a strong immune response to begin with, and the circulating strain has drifted away from the strain that is in the ...
About a year after mumps first arrived on campus, Harvard University Health Services Director Paul J. Barreira said there are currently no confirmed cases of the virus on campus.. Last spring, a months-long outbreak culminated in 66 total cases of mumps at Harvard. Although the disease died down by the start of the fall semester, HUHS confirmed five active cases of mumps on campus in Dec. 2016. HUHS confirmed the first two active cases of mumps at the College and Divinity School in Feb. 2016. The disease had infected 58 Harvard affiliates by the end of the 2016 spring semester and spread to nearby universities like Boston University and Tufts. Barreira said mumps outbreaks are not uncommon at large universities.. Youve got this dense living arrangement, and youre all sharing water bottles and everything else so its easy to spread the virus, he said. In spring 2016, HUHS encouraged mumps patients to quarantine themselves at the Harvard Inn, and many infected students spent their spring ...
On December 5, health officials in Johnson County, Texas reported an unusual outbreak of mumps - 28 cases, mostly in school-age children. Texas has had no more than 20 cases per year since 2011.. Were having more than a years worth of cases in one community, said Dr. Elvin Adams of the Texas Department of State Health Services. Its really unusual, he told the Star-Telegram.. Texas is not alone. All across the United Sates, mumps outbreaks are at their highest levels in the last 10 years. As of November 26, the CDC recorded 3,832 mumps cases in 45 states and Washington, D.C. - nearly triple the total in 2015, and the highest count since 2006.. The mumps comeback is especially unusual because most cases are occurring in teenagers and young adults who are fully vaccinated, according to Dr. Manisha Patel of the CDC Division of Viral Diseases.. That odd fact has several possible explanations. One is that mumps is highly-contagious and spreads easily in crowded college dormitories. Another ...
Why the new mumps outbreak puts you at risk Did you have the mumps when you were a child? If so, its one of the best ways to avoid the mumps now that youre older. If you didnt have the mumps, you could be at serious risk for contracting the childhood disease - even if youve had the vaccine. As you may know, Ive decried vaccines for decades. Why? Theyre toxic (they inject poisonous additives into you), they deny children their needed usual infections to develop a robust immune system, and now theres a third reason. Vaccines may not last a lifetime. And if they dont, you could contract the disease as an adult. Think it wont happen? Think again. Last week, at least 1,521 people in New York and New Jersey developed mumps. About 85% of the victims had the usual two doses of the MMR vaccine. What have they gotten for it? So far, 55 cases of swollen and painful testicles, five cases of pancreatitis, two cases of meningitis, one case of temporary
According to University Health Services (UHS), three cases of mumps have been confirmed on the University Park Campus. Anyone showing symptoms of mumps is asked to not attend THON activities this weekend.. Symptoms of mumps include tender swollen glands below the ear or along the jawline on one or both sides of the face and neck. Headache, fever, chills, and cold-like symptoms are included as well.. Anyone who has been in close contact with a student confirmed or suspected of having mumps is also asked to refrain from attending THON.. Mumps is a highly infectious disease passed through saliva and respiratory secretions. People with mumps are considered infectious from three days before swelling begins through five days after the start of swelling. For most people, two doses of the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine provide adequate immunity to the infection.. For more information on the alert, please keep reading here.. ...
Mumps is a viral illness that can cause fever, body aches, headaches, fatigue, swelling of the salivary glands or pain with chewing or swallowing. About one-third of people who contract the mumps virus do not develop any symptoms. It is most commonly spread when an infected person coughs or sneezes, and a non-infected person inhales respiratory droplets that contain the virus. Those infected with mumps are usually contagious from two days before to five days after they develop symptoms.. Up to half of people who get mumps have very mild or no symptoms, and therefore do not know they were infected with mumps. Common symptoms include:. ...
A rise in cases of Mumps in Canada has public health officials asking young adults to check if they need a vaccination booster. The standard vaccination is two doses starting with the first dose at 12 through 15 months of age, and the second dose at 4 through 6 years of age. Teens and adults also should also be up to date on their MMR vaccination. *(measles, mumps & rubella). Mumps is a viral infection that is contagious and spread through saliva and respiratory droplets, causing swelling of the salivary glands. ** Prior to having a vaccination against mumps available in the mid-sixties in Canada, mumps among school-age children was common in fact a rite of passage. In early 1970s the vaccine was combined to offer protection against measles, mumps. and rubella. (MMR).. But providing a second round of the vaccine wasnt practiced until the 1990s, which has led to a small gap in immunity for those born between 1970 and 1994.. The gap in immunity for those that have not had a second dose is one ...
The best way to protect your kids is to make sure theyre immunized against mumps.. For most kids, mumps protection is part of the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine (MMR) or measles-mumps-rubella-varicella vaccine (MMRV). They get these when theyre 12-15 months old and again when theyre 4-6 years old.. Sometimes people who have been vaccinated still get mumps. But their symptoms will be much milder than if they had not gotten the vaccine.. During a mumps outbreak, doctors may recommend more shots of the MMR vaccine for some people who are more likely to get mumps. Your doctor will have the most current information.. ...
Due to increased mumps activity in Hamilton and Ontario, City of Hamilton Public Health reminds parents of children attending school to ensure their childs vaccine records are up to date. Currently, there are less than 5 cases of mumps in Hamilton, but more cases could be expected with the outbreak in Toronto and neighbouring communities.. Mumps is an infection caused by a virus. Most often it causes fever and tenderness and swelling the saliva (spit) glands located near the jaw line below the ears. Mumps is spread when an infected person coughs, sneezes or talks. Mumps can also be spread through contact with the saliva of an infected person through kissing, sharing drinking and eating utensils such as cups, straws, forks or spoons. Call your doctor or a walk-in clinic if you think you or your child has mumps.. ...
Due to increased mumps activity in Hamilton and Ontario, City of Hamilton Public Health reminds parents of children attending school to ensure their childs vaccine records are up to date. Currently, there are less than 5 cases of mumps in Hamilton, but more cases could be expected with the outbreak in Toronto and neighbouring communities.. Mumps is an infection caused by a virus. Most often it causes fever and tenderness and swelling the saliva (spit) glands located near the jaw line below the ears. Mumps is spread when an infected person coughs, sneezes or talks. Mumps can also be spread through contact with the saliva of an infected person through kissing, sharing drinking and eating utensils such as cups, straws, forks or spoons. Call your doctor or a walk-in clinic if you think you or your child has mumps.. ...
Dear Reader,. Mumps is a viral infection that mostly occurs in children aged 5 to 14 years, and causes swelling of the salivary glands at the top of the jaw, near the ears. To quickly answer your question, people who have already had mumps are unlikely to get mumps again since having it once usually results in lifelong immunity. The small percentage of those who do become reinfected are likely to experience milder illness. Additionally, its good to note that if a person had suspected that they had mumps but it was never diagnosed by a health care provider, they are not considered immune. In that case, getting the vaccine is still recommended. Because the risk is low for people whove previously had mumps to become infected again (or for those who have been previously vaccinated to become infected), its worth considering what else might be going on to cause the concern.. For someone whos experiencing pain or swelling in their salivary glands and has already had mumps before, it is possible ...
The number of mumps cases in Hawaii has jumped to 81, the state Health Department announced today, advising adults born since 1957 to get vaccinated if they arent already.. The figure is 16 cases more than the previous total, which was reported Tuesday, and reflects some results received over the Memorial Day weekend. Mumps is a highly contagious respiratory disease.. Most of the new cases can be tied to previously confirmed illnesses. None of the cases has required hospitalization, according to the department.. The DOH is recommending all adults born in or after 1957, without evidence of immunity to mumps, who cannot verify previous MMR vaccination, should receive at least one MMR vaccine dose, the department said in a news release. Individuals with only one documented MMR dose, are strongly encouraged to consider receiving a second MMR vaccine dose.. MMR is the combined measles, mumps and rubella vaccine.. ...
Children who arent vaccinated against mumps could end up spending weeks at home under new advice from public-health leaders. Columbus and Franklin County health commissioners Dr. Teresa Long and Susan Tilgner have sent letters to school leaders to pass along to parents that encourage vaccination and inform them that children who arent fully vaccinated might have to stay home for 25 days or longer if mumps cases start to cluster in schools.. Children who aren t vaccinated against mumps could end up spending weeks at home under new advice from public-health leaders.. Columbus and Franklin County health commissioners Dr. Teresa Long and Susan Tilgner have sent letters to school leaders to pass along to parents that encourage vaccination and inform them that children who aren t fully vaccinated might have to stay home for 25 days or longer if mumps cases start to cluster in schools.. Hopefully, there will be some (parents) who will reconsider and, hopefully, take action and get their kids ...
1. A specific antibody, demonstrable by the technique of complement fixation, regularly appears, or increases in concentration, in the sera of human beings during an attack of mumps or during convalescence.. 2. Specific dermal hypersensitivity, demonstrable by the injection of heat-inactivated mumps virus, has been shown to develop in 6 human beings after recovery from mumps.. 3. Complement-fixing antibody and the hypersensitive state also emerge as a result of clinically inapparent infection with the virus of mumps.. 4. These two phenomena are apparently unrelated in respect to immunologic mechanisms.. 5. The data presented indicate that the complement fixation test should prove of value both in diagnosis and in the determination of immunity.. 6. The skin test for dermal hypersensitivity, on the other hand, becomes positive after recovery and therefore would appear to be useful only as an index of resistance.. ...
Studying the mumps virus genomes in 2016 and 2017 filled in gaps about how the disease was spreading in Massachusetts and elsewhere in the U.S.
Introduction, 2004 Table 1: List of Reportable Diseases, 2004. Table 2: Cases of Selected Communicable Diseases Reported, 2004. Four cases of mumps were reported to MDH during 2004; a total of 23 mumps cases were reported between 20002004. Three of the case-patients were white, non-Hispanic males, ages 22, 44 and 50 years. The fourth case-patient was a 37-year-old white, non-Hispanic female. All four cases had an unknown history of vaccination for mumps. Between 2002 and 2004, eight of the 10 cases reported have occurred in adults, highlighting the need to assess the mumps immunization status of adults.. No source case was identified for two of the cases (ages 22 and 50 years). The 44-year-old reported a history of domestic travel that included meeting with persons from numerous other states and Canada. He and the female case-patient were epidemiologically linked. Transmission of mumps had not previously been identified in Minnesota since 1999.. All four cases were laboratory confirmed by ...
Mumps is a viral disease caused by the mumps virus. Initial signs and symptoms often include fever, muscle pain, headache, and feeling tired. This is then usually followed by painful swelling of one or both parotid salivary glands. Symptoms typically occur 16 to 18 days after exposure and resolve after seven to ten days. Symptoms in adults are often more severe than in children. About a third of people have mild or no symptoms. Complications may include meningitis (15 percent), pancreatitis (four percent), permanent deafness, and testicular inflammation which uncommonly results in infertility. Women may develop ovarian swelling but this does not increase the risk of infertility. Mumps is highly contagious and spreads rapidly among people living in close quarters. The virus is transmitted by respiratory droplets or direct contact with an infected person. Only humans get and spread the disease. People are infectious to each other from about seven days before the start of symptoms to about eight ...
Just this week, an outbreak of mumps among nearly 2000 people in New Jersey and New York has raised alarm among infectious disease authorities. The outbreak itself is not unusual, though. Whats unusual is that the health authorities slipped up and admitted that most of the people infected with mumps had already been vaccinated against mumps.…
Dr. Rohit Bhalla, DO, Chief of the Section of Infectious Diseases at the University Medical Center of Princeton, explains why an individual could still become infected with mumps, even after receiving vaccinations.
Pharmacists are uniquely positioned to educate parents on the importance of obtaining the MMR vaccine, as well as other routine vaccines, for their children and to remind adults to make sure that they, too, are up-to-date with CDC vaccination recommendations. Pharmacists are considered one of the most accessible and trusted sources of clinical information, including vaccination, and they can play an integral role in dispelling the common myths associated with vaccines, especially the safety and efficacy of MMR.43 Since the mumps virus is extremely contagious and can be transmitted rapidly to groups of unvaccinated people, it is crucial for parents or patients to understand the importance of timely vaccination, as well as the risks mumps can confer.43. Immunizations are vital to protecting patients from vaccine-preventable diseases, and in order for them to be effective, a team effort is required to improve immunization rates.44 Pharmacists are in a pivotal position to increase awareness about ...
Mumps can be serious. Most people recover but mumps can lead to meningitis (a swelling of the covering of the brain), swelling of the ovaries, inflammation of the pancreas, and short-term or permanent hearing loss. These reactions are rare, but they do happen.. Mumps can be especially serious for pregnant women. Pregnant women who get mumps risk having a miscarriage, premature or early labour, and low birth weight babies ...
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There are more mumps cases being reported here in Hawaii. While many believe its a childrens disease, mumps has more, serious complications in adults. The following link to the Department of Health website provides information about the disease. Learn more at http://health.hawaii.gov/docd/disease_listing/mumps/ FAQs: https://health.hawaii.gov/docd/files/2017/05/Mumps-FAQ-FINAL.pdf
GRANT COUNTY, Wis. - The Grant County Health Department has seen a sharp increase in the number of mumps cases reported in the county.. Grant County Health Department Director Jeff Kindrai said there have been 52 reports and 23 confirmed cases of the mumps since October 2016.. Currently, theres outbreaks that weve been told about in both Iowa and Illinois, and we border both of those states, so its possible that we could get cases just about anywhere in the county, Kindrai said.. He said people in their mid-20s have been the most affected, but the health department has seen people younger than 15 and older than 55 also get the disease.. Its still an active outbreak and some cases are still under investigation, Kindrai said.. The disease, which causes the salivary glands to swell, is very contagious.. If people go to work or school when theyre ill, theyre much more likely to transmit it because its spread by droplets of saliva and close contact, Kindrai said.. University of ...
ST. LOUIS -- Unsure whether he had effectively communicated his desired teaching points with Lance Lynn in the past, manager Mike Matheny met with Lynn on Sunday to discuss how the right-hander can better handle himself on the mound in order to maximize his potential, but also to not show up his teammates. The meeting, which Matheny said was sought out by both sides, was needed after Lynns ragged night on Saturday. In the loss, Lynn looked out of sorts with his rhythm and was openly demonstrative when defensive plays werent made behind him. To the latter point, Matheny and several veterans took Lynn aside to remind him that those emotions could be perceived negatively by his teammates.
Measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) is a childhood combination vaccination against mumps, measles, and rubella. MMR provides immunity for most people. People who have had the mumps are immune for life.. Usually, the first dose of an MMR vaccine is administered when the child is 12 months old, and a second dose given at 4 to 6 years of age. However, if 28 days have passed since the first dose was administered, a second dose may be given before the age of 4.. The CDC also recommends vaccination for all children, adolescents, and adults born in 1957 or later who do not have documentation of vaccination or evidence of immunity. Please check with your physician for information.. Click here to view ...
Toronto Public Health is currently investigating an outbreak of mumps in the city, a virus found in saliva and respiratory droplets that is spread from person to person through coughing, sneezing, and coming into contact with a persons saliva by sharing drinks or utensils, food or water bottles, or by kissing.. Here are two key things to know about mumps from Dr. Jennie Johnstone, Infection Control Officer.. How will I know if I have the mumps? ...
Mumps is an infection caused by a virus. It mainly affects the salivary glands but sometimes other parts of the body are affected. Mumps normally affects...
Heres whats alarming to me: Besides the fact that a terribly awful affliction that we thought was on its way out is flaring up, theres the problem of the ineffective vaccine. According to the article, 84% of the people between the ages of 18 and 24 who became ill in the outbreak had received the second recommended dose - and the CDC says we may need to produce a new vaccine. In light of law suits and widespread speculation that similar vaccines are causing Autism and other defects/disorders in children (sorry I dont have time to research sources, though I heard it mentioned most recently in the HBO doc film Autism The Musical), I think the government might want to pay a little more attention to these pharmaceutical companies effectiveness and not their bottom lines. I dont mean to sound like a conspiracy theorist, but somethings rotten when drug companies continue to profit while people continue to get sick...with Mumps, no less!!! Mumps????!!!. ...
Mumps is an acute, contagious, viral illness characterized by painful enlargement of the parotid glands, just below and in front of the ear, and at times, the salivary glands under the jaw and sometimes of the pancreas, ovaries, or testes. Mumps consider as one of the inevitable infectious diseases of childhood. Mumps is characterized by a painful swelling of both cheeks. ...
Giving kids and teens in a New York community a third dose of the measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) vaccine likely helped halt a mumps outbreak in late 2009 and early 2010, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. U.S. g
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - A handful of mumps cases at a Bozeman elementary school led Gallatin County health officials to keep unvaccinated students out of
Richard Lynn has now produced a lengthy and detailed rebuttal to my article Race, IQ & Wealth questioning his theories, as has Helmuth Nyborg, another leading IQ expert and strong supporter of Lynn. Their analyses have been published or highlighted on several prominent racialist websites, and I am herein providing my own rejoinder.. First, I will admit to being a bit confused about Lynns overall position. Although he often seems to be endorsing my viewpoint in its generality, he seems to strongly dispute nearly all the specific details.. For example, Lynn claims that he has never denied the substantial role of educational and other environmental factors in determining the IQ results of different populations, and that he is simply suggesting that genetic factors may also influence some of the IQ differences he reports. As it happens, this is almost exactly the central thesis of my own article, in which I argue that the evidence overwhelmingly refutes what I call the Strong IQ Hypothesis, but ...
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A rise in cases of Mumps in Canada has public health officials asking young adults to check if they need a vaccination booster. The standard vaccination is two doses starting with the first dose at 12 through 15 months of age, and the second dose at 4 through 6 years of age. Teens and adults also should also be up to date on their MMR vaccination. *(measles, mumps & rubella). Mumps is a viral infection that is contagious and spread through saliva and respiratory droplets, causing swelling of the salivary glands. ** Prior to having a vaccination against mumps available in the mid-sixties in Canada, mumps among school-age children was common in fact a rite of passage. In early 1970s the vaccine was combined to offer protection against measles, mumps. and rubella. (MMR).. But providing a second round of the vaccine wasnt practiced until the 1990s, which has led to a small gap in immunity for those born between 1970 and 1994.. The gap in immunity for those that have not had a second dose is one ...
Mumps treatment focuses on providing relief of signs and symptoms -- swollen cheeks, fever, and headache. Read about the MMR vaccine, outbreak history, and prevention. Plus, see pictures and learn how mumps spreads.
Mumps hemagglutinin-neuraminidase: a kind of hemagglutinin that the mumps virus (MuV) produces, which is the virus that causes ... even though it can also occur with measles virus, parainfluenza virus and mumps virus, among others. Subsequently, more related ... Wikipedia (November 3, 2020) [June 27, 2019]. "Mumps virus". www.wikipedia.com. Retrieved Nov 7, 2020. Donald J. Benton, Andrea ... consists of mixing virus samples with serum dilutions so that antibodies have already binded the virus by the time RBCs are ...
"MUMPS, Mumps Virus, Mumps Infection". virology-online.com. Retrieved 2020-03-12. Buchrieser, Julian; Dufloo, Jérémy; Hubert, ... It is associated with a faster progression of the disease The mumps virus uses HN protein to stick to a potential host cell, ... During infection, viral fusion proteins used by the virus to enter the cell are transported to the cell surface, where they can ... Syncytia can also form when cells are infected with certain types of viruses, notably HSV-1, HIV, MeV, SARS-CoV-2, and ...
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"Roosters recruit James Tedesco quarantined with mumps virus". National Rugby League. 14 February 2018. Retrieved 6 July 2018. ... Having just recovered from a case of the mumps Tedesco was not at his best and bombed a certain try by dropping a pass from ...
"Measles virus vaccine / mumps virus vaccine / rubella virus vaccine (M-M-R II) Use During Pregnancy". Drugs.com. 16 October ... For example, in the case of mumps and measles viruses, the virus strains were grown in embryonated chicken eggs. This produced ... "contains the Schwarz measles virus, the Jeryl Lynn-like mumps strain, and RA27/3 rubella virus". Pluserix was introduced to the ... 2002). "MUMPSVAX (Mumps Virus Vaccine Live) Jeryl Lynn Strain" (PDF). Merck Co. Archived from the original (PDF) on 2006-08-13 ...
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... are strains of mumps virus used in the Mumpsvax mumps vaccine made by Merck. The strains are named after Jeryl Lynn ... Maurice Hilleman, was leading efforts to produce a mumps vaccine for Merck. He cultured the mumps virus from her throat, and in ... "Sequence diversity of Jeryl Lynn strain of mumps virus: quantitative mutant analysis for vaccine quality control". Virology. ... In the US the Jeryl Lynn strain-based vaccines supplanted the previous, killed virus, vaccine in 1978. MMR vaccine World Health ...
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  • With nearly universal immunization in childhood, there are fewer than 1,000 cases of mumps in the U.S. in a typical year. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • 5% of cases) and central nervous system disease (meningitis/encephalitis) that occur rarely (about 1 in 6,000 cases of mumps). (mayomedicallaboratories.com)
  • Typical cases of mumps involving the salivary glands can usually be diagnosed without laboratory tests. (ppdictionary.com)
  • Some testicular atrophy occurs in about 35% of cases of mumps orchitis, but sterility rarely occurs. (cdc.gov)
  • Calgary, AB - The Western Hockey League was informed of confirmed cases of mumps within one of our member Clubs in early February. (independentsportsnews.com)
  • During periods of increased cases of mumps, Alberta Health Services advises the public to practice good hand hygiene and encourages the use of hand sanitizer whenever possible. (independentsportsnews.com)
  • As many clinicians in the developed world would have seen few, if any, cases of mumps, there needs to be an increased awareness of the infection. (mja.com.au)
  • 5 , 6 In 2004-2005 in the United Kingdom, more than 56 000 clinical cases of mumps were notified, with the majority of confirmed cases occurring in 15-24-year-olds. (mja.com.au)
  • 23 cases of mumps in mostly twice-vaccinated individuals. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • By 1985, less than 3,000 cases of mumps were reported throughout the entire United States, which works out to about 1 case per 100,000 people. (encyclopedia.com)
  • In 1996, the Centers for disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported only 751 cases of mumps nationwide, or, in other words, about one case for every five million people. (encyclopedia.com)
  • While the majority of cases of mumps are uncomplicated and pass without incident, some complications can occur. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Consequently, acute infection has to be demonstrated by direct detection of the virus by viral isolation or genomic amplification. (nih.gov)
  • However, none of the RT-PCR techniques properly evaluated for the diagnosis of acute mumps infection yields an amplification fragment useful for genotyping, and none of the amplification techniques described for genotyping has proved to be sensitive enough for diagnosis. (nih.gov)
  • OCa patients differed from the controls in the response to past mumps infection in two respects: 1) They appeared to be more likely to have developed subclinical mumps as evidenced by a lower rate of clinical mumps history in the presence of serological evidence of similar infection rates among those with positive and those with negative clinical mumps history. (nih.gov)
  • Mumps infection during the first trimester of pregnancy can increase the rate of spontaneous abortion , but there is no evidence it increases the risk for birth defects. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Mumps is an acute infection that causes the painful enlargement of the salivary glands in approximately 70% to 90% of children (4-15 years of age) who develop clinical disease. (mayomedicallaboratories.com)
  • Widespread routine immunization of infants with attenuated mumps virus has changed the epidemiology of this virus infection. (mayomedicallaboratories.com)
  • Positive: presence of IgM-class antibodies to mumps virus may support a clinical diagnosis of recent/acute phase infection with this virus. (mayomedicallaboratories.com)
  • Negative: absence of IgM-class antibodies to mumps virus suggests lack of acute phase infection with mumps virus. (mayomedicallaboratories.com)
  • All positive results must be interpreted with care, as some false-positive results or heterotypical responses of the IgM have been seen in the serum of pregnant women or in patients with an acute infection caused by cytomegalovirus, herpes simplex virus, measles, rubella, and parvovirus. (mayomedicallaboratories.com)
  • Virus-associated hemophagocytic syndrome (VAHS) is a fulminant disorder associated with systemic viral infection and is characterized pathologically by the proliferation of hemophagocytic histiocytes in the lymphoreticular tissues. (cdc.gov)
  • Parotitis and acute pancreatitis due to a mumps virus infection were diagnosed. (cdc.gov)
  • This report is the first of a VAHS case associated with a mumps virus infection. (cdc.gov)
  • The clinical course of VAHS is highly variable, and in some cases, especially in Epstein-Barr virus infection, VAHS is a dramatic illness with a potentially fatal outcome ( 2 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Previous studies have suggested that mumps might be propagated by vaccinated persons with nonspecific symptoms or asymptomatic infection ( 3 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Dear Reader: Mumps is a viral infection that affects the parotid glands, which are one of three sets of salivary glands. (uexpress.com)
  • The first symptoms of mumps typically appear 16 to 18 days after infection, though it can be as soon as 12 days, or as many as 25 days. (uexpress.com)
  • These strains of live viruses cause either mild or no symptoms of infection. (news-medical.net)
  • A case was defined as a person presenting with a clinical mumps infection, notified between 1 September 2015 and 30 June 2016. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • We generated infectious recombinant MuVs (rMuVs) carrying either or both of the F and HN glycoproteins of ABMuV to analyze their functions and serologic cross-reactivities in the context of virus infection. (cdc.gov)
  • Mumps infection results in an acute illness with symptoms including fever, headache, and myalgia, followed by swelling of the salivary glands. (asm.org)
  • Laboratory confirmation of mumps infection can be made by the detection of immunoglobulin M-specific antibodies to mumps virus in acute-phase serum samples, the isolation of mumps virus in cell culture, or by detection of the RNA of the mumps virus by reverse transcription (RT)-PCR. (asm.org)
  • Thus, we have developed and validated a molecular method for rapidly diagnosing mumps infection that may be used to complement existing techniques. (asm.org)
  • and var uh SEL uh VAHY ruhs vak SEEN) is a live vaccine to protect from an infection with measles (rubeola), mumps, rubella (German measles), and varicella (chickenpox) viruses. (ahealthyme.com)
  • Mumps virus (MuV) is an airborne virus that causes a systemic infection in patients. (sigmaaldrich.com)
  • In addition, our data and previous studies on Sendai virus, respiratory syncytial virus, and measles virus suggested that selective apical release from epithelial cells is used by many paramyxoviruses, even though they cause either a systemic infection or a local respiratory infection. (sigmaaldrich.com)
  • Mumps virus (MuV) is the etiological agent of mumps and causes a systemic infection. (sigmaaldrich.com)
  • Novel mumps virus epitopes reveal robust cytotoxic T cell responses after natural infection but not after vaccination. (openrepository.com)
  • Identifying which MuV epitopes are dominantly targeted in the mumps-specific CD8+ T- response is an important step towards better understanding in the discrepancies between natural infection or vaccination-induced cell-mediated immune protection. (openrepository.com)
  • Human Asymptomatic Epitopes Identified from the Herpes Simplex Virus Tegument Protein VP13/14 (UL47) Preferentially Recall Polyfunctional Effector Memory CD44high CD62Llow CD8+ TEM Cells and Protect Humanized HLA-A*02:01 Transgenic Mice against Ocular Herpesvirus Infection. (openrepository.com)
  • Rubella and mumps virus vaccine live is an active immunizing agent used to prevent infection by rubella and mumps viruses. (findatopdoc.com)
  • Mumps is an infection that can cause serious problems, such as encephalitis and meningitis, which affect the brain. (findatopdoc.com)
  • Also, mumps infection can cause spontaneous abortion in women during the first 3 months of pregnancy. (findatopdoc.com)
  • This assay is used for the laboratory diagnosis of Mumps virus infection. (lalpathlabs.com)
  • Detection of IgM antibodies supports a clinical diagnosis of recent / acute phase infection with the virus. (lalpathlabs.com)
  • The antigen was concentrated in a few sharply circumscribed, discrete masses in the cell cytoplasm rather than in many granules throughout the cytoplasm as is characteristic of cell infection by cytopathogenic mumps virus. (rupress.org)
  • The only natural host of mumps virus is humans, although experiment infection has been induced in several species, most significantly, in monkeys, hamsters, mice, and rats. (ppdictionary.com)
  • Mumps virus causes a systemic generalized infection that is spread via the bloodstream. (ppdictionary.com)
  • Naturally acquired mumps infection, including the estimated 30% of infections that are subclinical, confers long-lasting immunity. (cdc.gov)
  • Further research is needed to determine whether mumps infection contributes to the pathogenesis of diabetes mellitus. (cdc.gov)
  • Mumps infection during the first trimester of pregnancy may increase the rate of spontaneous abortion. (cdc.gov)
  • Naturally acquired mumps infection, including the estimated 30% of cases that are subclinical, confers longlasting immunity. (cdc.gov)
  • Following vaccination, more than 90% of persons susceptible to mumps develop measurable antibody, which, although of considerably lower titer than that following natural infection, is protective and long-lasting. (cdc.gov)
  • The batMuV F and HN proteins were successfully incorporated into viral particles and the resultant chimeric virus was able to mediate infection of Vero cells. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • Neutralizing antibodies inhibited infection mediated by all recombinant viruses generated. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • This virus is the etiologic agent of epidemic parotitis (also known as mumps), an infection characterized by swelling of one or both parotid glands that may also affect the pancreas, cause inflammation of the testes (orchitis), and affect the ovaries. (medicalproductguide.com)
  • A mumps disease ( parotitis epidemica ) can occur at any age, but it leads to lifelong immunity after initial infection. (hygiene-in-practice.com)
  • Mumps viruses are mainly transmitted via the air by droplet infection. (hygiene-in-practice.com)
  • According to Germany's Infection Protection Act (§ 34 IfSG), for example, persons suffering from mumps or suspected of suffering from them are not allowed to carry out any teaching, educational, nursing, supervisory or other activities in communal facilities where they have contact with those cared for there. (hygiene-in-practice.com)
  • Mumps has re-emerged as an infection in the developed world. (mja.com.au)
  • Infection: how is mumps transmitted? (mja.com.au)
  • Transmission of mumps occurs through droplet infection, fomites or direct contact. (mja.com.au)
  • Measles and mumps testing may involve the detection of antibodies in the blood that develop in response to infection. (labtestsonline.org)
  • IMPORTANCE Mumps virus (MuV) infection is characterized by parotid gland swelling and can cause pancreatitis, orchitis, meningitis, and encephalitis. (elsevier.com)
  • Mumps is a relatively mild short-term viral infection of the salivary glands that usually occurs during childhood. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Mumps is a very contagious infection that spreads easily in such highly populated areas as day care centers and schools. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Mumps infection can spread into the brain causing inflammation of the brain (encephalitis). (encyclopedia.com)
  • During infection, the virus first infects the upper respiratory tract. (wikipedia.org)
  • Infection of the lymph nodes leads to presence of the virus in blood, which spreads the virus throughout the body. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mumps infection is usually self-limiting, coming to an end as the immune system clears the infection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Infection can be prevented with vaccination, either via an individual mumps vaccine or through combination vaccines such as the MMR vaccine, which also protects against measles and rubella. (wikipedia.org)
  • By the 1970s, vaccines had been created to protect against infection, and countries that have adopted mumps vaccination have seen a near-elimination of the disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • How vaccination modifies clinical signs and symptoms of mumps is unknown ( 2 ). (cdc.gov)
  • To assess the presence, prevalence, symptoms, and associated risk factors of asymptomatic mumps virus shedding in vaccinated persons, PHSKC, Washington State Department of Health, and CDC recruited a convenience sample of students at each MMR vaccination clinic. (cdc.gov)
  • other studies have demonstrated that close contact is required for mumps transmission to occur in a population with high mumps vaccination coverage ( 4 , 5 ). (cdc.gov)
  • This recommendation supplements the existing ACIP recommendations for mumps vaccination ( 3 ). (cdc.gov)
  • These outbreaks prompted ACIP to formally recommend a routine 2-dose mumps vaccination policy for school-aged children (i.e., kindergarten-grade 12) and adults at high risk (i.e., students at post-high school educational institutions, health care personnel, and international travelers) in 2006 ( 7 ). (cdc.gov)
  • This large outbreak, occurring among predominately vaccinated students, suggests the current genotype A vaccine offers suboptimal protection against mumps genotype G. We recommend maintaining high vaccination coverage and offering the vaccine to all unvaccinated individuals. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • Zamir CS , Schroeder H , Shoob H , Abramson N , Zentner G . Characteristics of a large mumps outbreak: Clinical severity, complications and association with vaccination status of mumps outbreak cases. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • The impact of measles, mumps, and rubella vaccination on the natural history of each disease in the United States can be quantified by comparing the maximum number of measles, mumps, and rubella cases reported in a given year prior to vaccine use to the number of cases of each disease reported in 1995. (nih.gov)
  • The increase in the proportion of individuals positive for mumps and measles antibodies in 2012 show the effectiveness of the change in MMR vaccination policy for England from 1996 onward. (bl.uk)
  • Mumps is nowadays re-emerging despite vaccination. (openrepository.com)
  • see vaccination vaccination, means of producing immunity against pathogens, such as viruses and bacteria, by the introduction of live, killed, or altered antigens that stimulate the body to produce antibodies against more dangerous forms. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Active vaccination of the MMR vaccine (protecting against m easles, m umps, and r ubella) has reduced the incidence of reported mumps and mumps complications by more than 90 percent. (ppdictionary.com)
  • Changes include: a discussion of the evolving epidemiologic characteristics of mumps, introduction of a cutoff of 1957 as the oldest birth cohort for which mumps vaccination is routinely recommended, and more aggressive outbreak-control measures. (cdc.gov)
  • Mumps viruses continue to cause sporadic cases and outbreaks in countries with a high vaccination coverage for mumps. (cdc.gov)
  • Measles-mumps-rubella vaccination. (mendeley.com)
  • Objective: To examine whether measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccination was associated with reduced rate of hospital contact related to respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) in a high-income country. (mendeley.com)
  • Mumps is preventable through vaccination, however, a minority of vaccinated individuals remain susceptible. (independentsportsnews.com)
  • Mumps cases continue to occur, also in countries with a relatively high vaccination rate. (cdc.gov)
  • Wild-type mumps viruses (MuVs) are highly neurotropic and, prior to widespread vaccination programmes, were a major cause of viral meningitis and encephalitis in most developed countries. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • Before the introduction of mass vaccination programs, mumps primarily affected 5-9-year-old children, but more recent (and large) outbreaks have mainly affected adolescents and adults. (mja.com.au)
  • The decreases are due to comprehensive measles and mumps vaccination programs. (labtestsonline.org)
  • A large mumps outbreak occurred in vaccinated populations in 2006 and again in 2009 in the United States, raising concerns about the efficacy of the vaccination program. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Fifty-one percent of cases of patients in a 1998/1999 mumps outbreak had at least one MMR vaccination, indicating their effectiveness may be overestimated. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • The DSL 05-10-MUM Mumps IgM Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA) kit provides materials for the determination of IgM-class antibodies to Mumps virus in human serum. (bio-medicine.org)
  • In these patients, pre-existing vaccine-induced antibodies are not able to neutralise the virus, but prevent the typical primary response, so that specific IgM is not always elicited. (nih.gov)
  • Abcam's anti-Mumps virus IgG Human in vitro ELISA (Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay) kit is designed for the accurate qualitative measurement of IgG class antibodies against Mumps virus in Human serum and plasma. (abcam.com)
  • A 96-well plate has been precoated with Mumps virus antigens to bind cognate antibodies. (abcam.com)
  • Following washing, a horseradish peroxidase (HRP) labelled anti-Human IgG conjugate is added to the wells, which binds to the immobilized Mumps virus-specific antibodies. (abcam.com)
  • The vaccine is not recommended for infants younger than 12 months because they may retain maternal rubella and mumps neutralizing antibodies which may interfere with the immune response . (rxlist.com)
  • Eighty-four ovarian cancer (OCa) patients and 84 controls with nonmalignant conditions matched by age and ethnic origin were interviewed with regard to clinical mumps history and their sera were tested for complement fixation (CF) mumps antibodies. (nih.gov)
  • Extensive cultures and serologic studies for microbial and viral infections were all negative, whereas tests for immunoglobulin G and immunoglobulin M antibodies against the mumps virus were both positive. (cdc.gov)
  • If a vaccinated child comes into contact with measles, mumps, rubella or varicella virus, the body is usually ready, and produces antibodies to destroy the virus. (news-medical.net)
  • In these studies, a single injection of the vaccine induced measles hemagglutination-inhibition (HI) antibodies in 95%, mumps neutralizing antibodies in 96%, and rubella HI antibodies in 99% of susceptible persons. (nih.gov)
  • ViroStat has released 3 New monoclonal antibodies to this virus. (technologynetworks.com)
  • The comparison showed an increase in the proportion of individuals who were positive for mumps and measles antibodies in the 2012 survey. (bl.uk)
  • It works by causing your body to produce its own protection (antibodies) against the virus. (findatopdoc.com)
  • Absence of detectable IgG antibodies suggests lack of specific immune response to immunization and no previous exposure to the virus. (lalpathlabs.com)
  • To characterize the antigenicity of mumps virus isolated in Korea, nineteen hybridoma cell lines producing monoclonal antibodies to mumps virus were established by fusion of Sp2/0-Ag14 mouse myeloma cells with spleen cells of mice immunized with mumps virus strain 98-40. (elsevier.com)
  • Fifteen out of nineteen hybridoma cell lines secreted IgG monoclonal antibodies (MAbs) against mumps virus, and the remaining four secreted IgM. (elsevier.com)
  • Serology reagents intended to detect immunoglobulin G (IgG) antibodies to epidemic parotitis (mumps) virus, an RNA virus of the genus Paramyxovirus, family Paramyxoviridae. (medicalproductguide.com)
  • The Mumps Virus Antibody IgM test checks the level of IgM and IgG antibodies to the mumps virus in one's blood. (mfine.co)
  • The Mumps Virus Antibody IgM test is used to check the level of antibodies like IgM and IgG, which develop when one suffers from mumps or have recently been vaccinated. (mfine.co)
  • The immune system develops antibodies to fight against mumps. (mfine.co)
  • The Mumps Virus Antibody IgM test helps in determining the level of these antibodies. (mfine.co)
  • Chemiluminescence-linked immunoassay for detection of mumps virus antibodies. (core.ac.uk)
  • We have developed a simple and sensitive chemiluminescence-linked immunoassay (CLIA) for determining mumps virus antibodies. (core.ac.uk)
  • You aim to demonstrate that between the pre-sample and the post-sample they have developed antibodies that are protective against mumps. (wordpress.com)
  • Orchitis (inflammation of one or both testicles) is the most feared complication of mumps. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Orchitis is a common complication with mumps after puberty , but sterility occurs in 13% of these patients. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Mumps is typically characterized by inflammation of the parotid glands but also can be accompanied by orchitis, aseptic meningitis, pancreatitis, and deafness ( 3 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Mumps is a common childhood illness characterized by painful swelling of the parotid glands and is often accompanied by severe complications such as orchitis, aseptic meningitis, pancreatitis, and deafness ( 1 ). (asm.org)
  • Among the reported mumps-associated complications, strong epidemiologic and laboratory evidence for an association with meningoencephalitis, deafness, and orchitis has been reported (2). (cdc.gov)
  • Orchitis (usually unilateral) has been reported as a complication in 20%-30% of clinical mumps cases in postpubertal males (3). (cdc.gov)
  • The incidence and outcome of mumps orchitis in Rochester, Minnesota, 1935 to 1974. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • Complications of mumps in hospitalised patients were recorded in 19/138 cases (14%), with orchitis being the most common complication (10/19), followed by pancreatitis (2/19). (mja.com.au)
  • The histological appearance of mumps orchitis is fairly similar to that of parotitis. (mja.com.au)
  • About one-quarter of all post-pubertal males who contract mumps can develop a swelling of the scrotum (orchitis) about seven days after the parotitis stage. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Girls occasionally suffer an inflammation of the ovaries, or oophoritis, as a complication of mumps, but this condition is far less painful than orchitis in boys. (encyclopedia.com)
  • During the established acute phase, orchitis, meningitis, and encephalitis may occur, and these conditions are responsible for the bulk of mumps morbidity. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mumps vaccine contains human albumin and carries the possibility for transmission of blood-borne viral agents and theoretically, the variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (vCJD) agent. (drugs.com)
  • However, due to the limitations of serology (eg, inadequate sensitivity and specificity), additional laboratory testing including virus isolation or detection of viral nucleic acid by PCR in throat, saliva, or urine specimens should be considered in clinically compatible situations. (mayomedicallaboratories.com)
  • Genotyping of viral isolates from four patients with confirmed mumps identified genotype G in all four, and molecular sequencing demonstrated differences between circulating strains at UW and a concurrent community outbreak in Washington. (cdc.gov)
  • Real-time RT-PCR results showed 100% correlation with results from viral culture, the gold standard for mumps diagnostic testing. (asm.org)
  • Possibilities include waning immunity in vaccinated individuals and an immune response in vaccinated individuals that was not fully protective against the mumps viral strain that caused the epidemic ( 1 , 15 , 18 , 20 , 21 ). (asm.org)
  • The functions of these chaperones on the viral polymerase may be common among paramyxoviruses because the L protein of measles virus is also similarly regulated. (asm.org)
  • The Urabe AM9 vaccine strain of mumps virus contains two variants of V protein: VWT (of HN-A1081 viral population) and VGly (of HN-G1081). (biomedcentral.com)
  • Mumps viral RNA may be detected from viral samples prior to onset of parotitis until five to nine days after parotitis, whereas one to four days is optimal for virus collection. (ppdictionary.com)
  • N-glycans on Nipah virus fusion protein protect against neutralization but reduce membrane fusion and viral entry. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • While various studies into the disease had been carried out across the 19th and 20th centuries, the viral aetiology of mumps was finally discovered and documented by Claud D. Johnson and Ernest W. Goodpasture in 1934. (pharmaceutical-technology.com)
  • Mumps is a viral disease caused by the mumps virus. (wikipedia.org)
  • In places where mumps is less common, however, laboratory diagnosis using antibody testing, viral cultures, or real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction may be needed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Recently, a new paramyxovirus closely related to human mumps virus (MuV) was detected in bats. (cdc.gov)
  • Although no infectious virus has been isolated, the genome of a new paramyxovirus detected in an epauletted fruit bat ( Epomophorus sp. (cdc.gov)
  • Regulation of the L protein by Hsp90 and Hsp70 chaperones was also demonstrated for another paramyxovirus, the measles virus. (asm.org)
  • The Mumps Virus or Paramyxovirus is an enveloped, non-segmented RNA virus. (gettyimages.it)
  • The paramyxovirus SV5 small hydrophobic (SH) protein is not essential for virus growth in tissue culture cells. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Mumps virus is a single-stranded, negative-sense, enveloped RNA virus and a member of the Paramyxovirus family ( Figure 1 ). (ppdictionary.com)
  • The paramyxovirus that causes mumps is harbored in the saliva and is spread through sneezing , coughing, and other direct contact with another person's infected saliva. (encyclopedia.com)
  • The mumps virus (MuV) is the virus that causes mumps. (wikipedia.org)
  • What Causes Mumps? (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Mumps virus (MuV) is an enveloped, non-segmented, negative-sense RNA virus that causes mumps. (wikidoc.org)
  • Here we report a case of mumps VAHS following parotitis and pancreatitis. (cdc.gov)
  • Someone with mumps is capable of spreading the virus anywhere from a few days before and up to five days after the onset of parotitis, which is the characteristic facial swelling that often accompanies the illness. (uexpress.com)
  • Complete genome sequence of mumps viruses isolated from patients with parotitis, pancreatitis and encephalitis in India. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Classical mumps patients develop bilateral or less commonly unilateral parotitis. (elsevier.com)
  • The symptoms of mumps virus typically start within a few days of fever, headache, muscle aches, tiredness, and loss of appetite, and is followed by inflammation of the salivary glands ( parotitis ) ( Figure 2 ). (ppdictionary.com)
  • Mumps virus meningitis and encephalitis without parotitis. (bvsalud.org)
  • A mumps disease usually shows itself in an inflammatory and painful swelling of the parotid gland (parotitis). (hygiene-in-practice.com)
  • 1 The term "mumps" is probably derived from a word meaning "grimace", reflecting the impact of parotitis on facial expression. (mja.com.au)
  • Histologically, mumps parotitis is characterised by diffuse interstitial oedema with a predominantly mononuclear serofibrinous exudate. (mja.com.au)
  • Mumps virus (MuV) is an important aerosol-transmitted human pathogen causing epidemic parotitis, meningitis, encephalitis, and deafness. (elsevier.com)
  • therefore, mumps is sometimes referred to as an inflammation of the parotid glands (epidemic parotitis). (encyclopedia.com)
  • Inflammation of them, called parotitis, is the most common mumps symptom and occurs in about 90% of symptomatic cases and 60-70% of total infections. (wikipedia.org)
  • During mumps parotitis, usually both the left and right parotid glands experience painful swelling, with unilateral swelling in a small percentage of cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Parotitis occurs 2-3 weeks after exposure to the virus, within two days of developing symptoms, and usually lasts 2-3 days, but it may last as long as a week or longer. (wikipedia.org)
  • BIAVAX (rubella and mumps virus vaccine live) ® II ( Rubella and Mumps Virus Vaccine Live) is a live virus vaccine for immunization against rubella ( German measles ) and mumps. (rxlist.com)
  • The vaccine viruses are the same as those used in the manufacture of MERUVAX* II (Rubella Virus Vaccine Live) and MUMPSVAX* (Mumps Virus Vaccine Live). (rxlist.com)
  • BIAVAX (rubella and mumps virus vaccine live) II is indicated for simultaneous immunization against rubella and mumps in persons 12 months of age or older. (rxlist.com)
  • and if single-antigen measles vaccine is not readily available, travelers should receive M-M-R II (Measles, Mumps, and Rubella Virus Vaccine Live) regardless of their immune status to mumps or rubella. (rxlist.com)
  • M-M-R ® II has been administered concurrently with VARIVAX ® (Varicella Virus Vaccine Live) and PedvaxHIB ® [Haemophilus b Conjugate Vaccine (Meningococcal Protein Conjugate)] using separate injection sites and syringes. (merckvaccines.com)
  • Before using rubella and mumps virus vaccine live, you must know all about the risks and complications associated with it. (findatopdoc.com)
  • If rubella and mumps virus vaccine live is to be given to a child, the child should be at least 12 months of age. (allinahealth.org)
  • Official name: Mumps Virus Vaccine, Live. (cdc.gov)
  • Holevn Health share articles about :Thuốc Rubella and mumps virus vaccine live (Intramuscular) , side effects - dosage , Thuốc Rubella and mumps virus vaccine live (Intramuscular) what disease treatment.Other noted issues. (holevn.org)
  • Tell your doctor if you have ever had any unusual or allergic reaction to rubella and mumps virus vaccine live or any other medicines. (holevn.org)
  • Live mumps vaccines are cultured in chick embryo cell cultures. (drugs.com)
  • According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, most children with a history of anaphylactic reactions to eggs do not have adverse reactions to measles or measles/mumps/rubella vaccines. (drugs.com)
  • Routine administration of DTP ( diphtheria , tetanus , pertussis ) and/or OPV (oral poliovirus vaccine) concomitantly with measles, mumps and rubella vaccines is not recommended because there are insufficient data relating to the simultaneous administration of these antigens. (rxlist.com)
  • If you are to receive any other live virus vaccines within 1 or 3 months of receiving this vaccine. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Quality of evidence related to the benefits and harms of a third dose of mumps virus-containing vaccine was evaluated using the Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development and Evaluation (GRADE) framework ( https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/acip/recs/grade/about-grade.html ). (cdc.gov)
  • Mumps virus vaccines. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • Vaccines for mumps have been available since the 1960s and, in the United States, the live attenuated Jeryl-Lynn strain is included in the measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) vaccine ( 6 ). (asm.org)
  • Mumps vaccine is available both in monovalent (mumps only) form and in combinations: mumps-rubella and measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccines. (cdc.gov)
  • While vaccines are available for each virus, combination vaccines, such as MMR that protects simultaneously against measles, mumps, and rubella , are frequently utilized. (labtestsonline.org)
  • A recent resurgence of mumps in the US has been linked to a waning effect of the vaccines normally used to create immunity. (pharmaceutical-technology.com)
  • The mumps virus is a negative-strand RNA virus in the family Paramyxoviridae . (asm.org)
  • Mumps virus (MuV), which belongs to the genus Rubulavirus of the family Paramyxoviridae and the order Mononegavirales , is the causative agent of mumps ( 2 ). (asm.org)
  • Mumps virus is an enveloped virus in the Paramyxoviridae family and has a helical shape. (bode-science-center.com)
  • Mumps virus belongs to the genus Rubulavirus in the family Paramyxoviridae. (elsevier.com)
  • Mumps viruses belong to the Paramyxoviridae family. (hygiene-in-practice.com)
  • Measles (rubeola) and mumps are viruses that are members of the Paramyxoviridae family. (labtestsonline.org)
  • Humans are the only natural host of the mumps virus, an RNA virus in the family Paramyxoviridae. (wikipedia.org)
  • The best form of protection against mumps is the MMR vaccine, which targets measles and rubella as well as mumps. (uexpress.com)
  • The contribution of T cell immunity to protection against mumps has not been clearly defined. (openrepository.com)
  • Failure of protection against mumps may result from the administration of improperly stored vaccine. (cdc.gov)
  • A substantial increase in the number of mumps outbreaks and outbreak-associated cases has occurred in the United States since late 2015 ( 1 , 2 ). (cdc.gov)
  • However, in 2006, mumps outbreaks primarily affecting populations with high coverage with 2 doses of MMR vaccine in midwestern states and colleges resulted in 6,584 reported mumps cases that year ( 6 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Despite this recommendation, mumps outbreaks continued to be reported throughout the United States, particularly in settings where persons have close, prolonged contact (e.g., universities and close-knit communities). (cdc.gov)
  • To assist state and local health departments in responding to mumps outbreaks, CDC issued guidance on use of a third dose of MMR vaccine in the 2012 Manual for the Surveillance of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases . (cdc.gov)
  • This report summarizes the evidence considered by ACIP regarding use of a third dose of a mumps virus-containing vaccine during outbreaks and provides the recommendation for its use among persons who are at increased risk for acquiring mumps because of an outbreak. (cdc.gov)
  • You can track current mumps outbreaks at cdc.gov/mumps/outbreaks.html. (uexpress.com)
  • Recent mumps outbreaks in vaccinated populations: no evidence of immune escape. (semanticscholar.org)
  • The increased occurrence of mumps in susceptible adolescents and young adults has been demonstrated in several recent outbreaks in high schools and on college campuses (5,6) and in occupational settings (7). (cdc.gov)
  • Recent outbreaks of the mumps have supported the importance of having all children vaccinated. (medlineplus.gov)
  • In the face of vaccine failure where there have been outbreaks of mumps around the world in highly vaccinated populations who have received 2-3 doses of this vaccine. (wordpress.com)
  • The last major outbreaks of mumps in the Netherlands were in 2009-2012 and thereafter, only small clusters and single cases were reported. (cdc.gov)
  • Posters produced for mumps education campaigns in response to large Canadian outbreaks that also affected many adolescents and adults ( http://www.health.alberta.ca/public/disease_conditions.html#mumps ) are shown in Box 1 . (mja.com.au)
  • In recent years, the majority of new cases in the U.S. have occurred in occasional outbreaks ( epidemics ), primarily in people who have not been vaccinated, especially those who have traveled to areas of the world where measles or mumps are more prevalent. (labtestsonline.org)
  • Mumps historically has been a highly prevalent disease, commonly occurring in outbreaks in densely crowded spaces. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mumps is an acute, contagious disease of short duration, usually self-limiting, and characterized by swelling of the parotid gland. (arupconsult.com)
  • An attendee from outside the state turned out to be sick with mumps and was in the contagious stage of the illness. (uexpress.com)
  • Mumps virus is a common childhood disease that is highly contagious. (technologynetworks.com)
  • Mumps is a contagious disease that leads to painful swelling of the salivary glands . (medlineplus.gov)
  • Mumps, a contagious disease caused by a virus, passes from one person to another through saliva, mucus, or through close proximity with a contagious person. (davidwolfe.com)
  • The mumps virus is highly contagious, spreading rapidly, and can lead to complications including meningitis, pancreatitis, and inflammation of the heart and ovarian/testicular swelling, to name just a few. (pharmaceutical-technology.com)
  • Although not as contagious as measles or chickenpox , mumps was once quite common. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Mumps is highly contagious and spreads easily in densely populated settings. (wikipedia.org)
  • Immunization of susceptible non-pregnant adolescent and adult females of childbearing age with live attenuated rubella virus vaccine is indicated if certain precautions are observed (see below and PRECAUTIONS ). (rxlist.com)
  • To address this public health problem, the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) reviewed the available evidence and determined that a third dose of measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) vaccine is safe and effective at preventing mumps. (cdc.gov)
  • ProQuad is a vaccine indicated for active immunization for the prevention of measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella in children 12 months through 12 years of age. (merckvaccines.com)
  • M-M-R ® II is indicated for active immunization for the prevention of measles, mumps, and rubella in individuals 12 months of age or older. (merckvaccines.com)
  • Mumps immunization, normally given in early childhood, is very effective but can have a variable immune response. (specialtylabs.com)
  • While immunization against rubella and mumps is recommended for all persons 12 months of age and older, it is especially important for women of childbearing age and persons traveling outside the U.S. (findatopdoc.com)
  • a preparation obtained from microorganisms (bacteria, rickettsias, viruses) or products of their activity and used for active immunization of human beings and animals for prophylactic and therapeutic purposes. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • This revised Immunization Practices Advisory Committee (ACIP) recommendation on mumps vaccine updates the 1982 recommendation (1). (cdc.gov)
  • There is a positive benefit-cost ratio for mumps immunization, that is more marked when mumps vaccine is administered as MMR. (cdc.gov)
  • MMR immunization (vaccine) protects against measles , mumps, and rubella . (medlineplus.gov)
  • Most children recover without any serious complications from mumps. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • The purpose of the recommendation is to improve protection of persons in outbreak settings against mumps disease and mumps-related complications. (cdc.gov)
  • Measles, mumps, and rubella are three common childhood diseases, caused by measles virus, mumps virus (paramyxoviruses), and rubella virus (togavirus), respectively, that may be associated with serious complications and/or death. (nih.gov)
  • Complications as the result of contracting mumps virus can include (1) inflammation of the brain and/or tissue covering the brain and spinal cord (encephalitis/meningitis), (2) inflammation of the ovaries (oophoritis) and/or breasts (mastitis) in females who have reached puberty, and (3) deafness. (ppdictionary.com)
  • Recovery from mumps encephalitis is usually complete, although complications, such as seizure disorders, have been noted. (encyclopedia.com)
  • and the Jeryl Lynn (B level) strain of mumps virus grown in cell cultures of chick embryo . (rxlist.com)
  • We have cloned and determined the nucleotide sequences of the seventh gene of the Miyahara strain of mumps virus (MuV) encoding the L protein. (nih.gov)
  • With mumps, your salivary glands swell. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Mumps is a swelling of the parotid salivary glands, along with fever, headache and vomiting. (sciencephoto.com)
  • Mumps causes fever, headache, and swollen, painful glands under the jaw (salivary glands) and usually lasts several days. (news-medical.net)
  • Mumps has very flu-like symptoms but it mostly causes swelling of the salivary glands, ears, and the jaw. (mfine.co)
  • Symptoms of the mumps can include swollen salivary glands and flu-like symptoms such as fever, body aches and headaches. (independentsportsnews.com)
  • Prior to collection of a buccal swab for mumps, the salivary gland located in front of and below the ear (parotid gland) is massaged. (labtestsonline.org)
  • However, a recent outbreak of mumps in 2006 reemphasized that this virus continued to persist in the population, and laboratory testing may be needed in clinically compatible situations. (mayomedicallaboratories.com)
  • During its October 2017 meeting, ACIP recommended a third dose of a mumps virus-containing vaccine* for persons previously vaccinated with 2 doses who are identified by public health authorities as being part of a group or population at increased risk for acquiring mumps because of an outbreak. (cdc.gov)
  • In addition, ACIP recommended that a second dose of mumps vaccine should be considered in outbreak settings for children aged 1-4 years and adults who have received 1 dose of vaccine, depending on the epidemiology of the outbreak (e.g., the age groups affected or institutions involved). (cdc.gov)
  • And because immunity appears to wane over time, some epidemiologists now recommend a third dose of the vaccine for individuals living near a mumps outbreak. (uexpress.com)
  • From 6 September 2015-May 2016, a large mumps outbreak occurred among vaccinated students in Norway. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • Mumps outbreak in Orthodox Jewish communities in the United States. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • This PCR assay is useful for detecting mumps virus nucleic acid and can help diagnose disease in vaccinated and unvaccinated individuals, particularly in case of an outbreak. (specialtylabs.com)
  • Molecular surveillance of mumps viruses can be supportive to elucidate the origin and transmission routes of mumps virus in case of an outbreak. (cdc.gov)
  • A report of an outbreak of mumps in Ontario in which all confirmed cases had been vaccinated against the disease. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Another incidence of a mumps outbreak in vaccinated adults. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • Further evaluations to better understand the prevalence of mumps virus shedding among vaccinated populations are needed to guide outbreak surveillance and control. (greenmedinfo.com)
  • The father of medicine Hippocrates described an outbreak of mumps on the Greek island of Thasos in approximately 410BC, which modern physicians today still refer back to as a masterful documentation of the disease. (pharmaceutical-technology.com)
  • What Are the Symptoms and Signs of Mumps? (emedicinehealth.com)
  • The treatment of mumps is mainly to relieve the symptoms. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • What were your symptoms associated with mumps? (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Measles virus can cause minor symptoms such as skin rash, cough, runny nose, eye irritation, or mild fever. (uwhealth.org)
  • Mumps virus causes fever, headache, and swollen glands, but more serious symptoms include hearing loss, and painful swelling of the testicles or ovaries. (uwhealth.org)
  • A member of the club's coaching staff who also showed symptoms of the virus has recovered and returned to work recently as well, while Tedesco, Aubusson and Keary all attended last week's pre-season trip to Queenstown. (nrl.com)
  • There is no targeted cure for mumps at this time, so treatment consists of addressing specific symptoms. (uexpress.com)
  • The medical and training staff members of each WHL Club and the WHL Office are on alert for anyone displaying mumps symptoms, including officials, and isolating individuals as required. (independentsportsnews.com)
  • Anyone displaying mumps symptoms is asked to contact (by phone) their family physician or local health authority. (independentsportsnews.com)
  • The provider can usually diagnose mumps by looking at the symptoms. (medlineplus.gov)
  • At present, there are no markers for virus attenuation, apart from the failure of a passaged isolate to produce clinical symptoms in vaccinees. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • Even though mumps symptoms can make you lose your appetite, due to the pain in your throat, it's important you consume ample fluids, especially while you are sick. (davidwolfe.com)
  • Temporarily, for a mumps treatment, you can try over-the-counter pain killers for extreme symptoms. (davidwolfe.com)
  • Once the person is exposed to the virus, symptoms generally become noticeable in 14 - 24 days. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Once a person has contracted mumps, he or she becomes immune to the disease, despite how mild or severe symptoms may have been. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Symptoms of meningitis usually develop within four or five days after the first signs of mumps. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Symptoms of mumps encephalitis include the inability to feel pain, seizures, and high fever. (encyclopedia.com)
  • Symptoms typically occur 16 to 18 days after exposure to the virus and resolve within two weeks. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the early acute phase, as the mumps virus spreads throughout the body, systemic symptoms emerge. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the possible explanations for these adverse events is that the very low levels of wild mumps virus circulation in the last decade, combined with waning immunity in those who received one dose of vaccine or suffered from mumps in childhood, resulted in susceptible young adults and that this unique epidemiological situation allows us to detect horizontal transmission of mumps vaccine virus. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • This vaccine works by exposing your child to a small dose of the virus or a protein from the virus, which causes the body to develop immunity to the disease. (uwhealth.org)
  • The virus can also linger on hard surfaces that those aerosolized droplets have landed on, so touching an object in an infected person's room, or sharing a sick person's food, glassware, dishes or cutlery can put anyone without immunity at risk. (uexpress.com)
  • 1. Harmsen T, Jongerius MC, van der Zwan CW, et al: Comparison of a neutralization enzyme immunoassay and an enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for evaluation of immune status of children vaccinated for mumps. (mayomedicallaboratories.com)
  • We developed and validated a multiplex real-time RT-PCR assay for rapid mumps diagnosis in a clinical setting. (asm.org)
  • This assay used oligonucleotide primers and a TaqMan probe targeting the mumps SH gene, as well as primers and a probe that targeted the human RNase P gene to assess the presence of PCR inhibitors and as a measure of specimen quality. (asm.org)
  • Qualitative Enzyme-linked fluorescent immuno-assay (ELFA) for Mumps virus IgG testing. (viapath.co.uk)
  • Activity of polymerase proteins of vaccine and wild-type measles virus strains in a minigenome replication assay. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • The mumps virus was first identified as the cause of mumps in 1934 and was first isolated in 1945. (wikipedia.org)
  • They therefore judged that this virus was the cause of mumps, enabling new avenues of research to be opened up into the development of a vaccine to stop further spread of the disease. (pharmaceutical-technology.com)
  • Written accounts of mumps have existed since ancient times, and the cause of mumps, the mumps virus, was discovered in 1934. (wikipedia.org)
  • Your child should avoid close contact with people at high risk for catching the varicella virus for 6 weeks after receiving this vaccine. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Appropriate studies performed to date have not demonstrated pediatric-specific problems that would limit the usefulness of measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella virus vaccine in children 12 months to 12 years of age. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Chickenpox is an infectious disease caused by the varicella-zoster virus, or otherwise known as varicella virus. (news-medical.net)
  • People who are at risk for catching the virus are pregnant women, newborn babies, and anyone who has a weak immune system that keeps them from fighting infections. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Mumps can cause breathing problems or meningitis, and these infections can be fatal. (uwhealth.org)
  • Before licensure of mumps vaccine in 1967, 15%-27% of mumps infections were asymptomatic ( 2 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Acute infections can be diagnosed by isolating the virus from saliva, cerebrospinal fluid or urine in cell culture. (ppdictionary.com)
  • Similarly, persons cared for in communal facilities with mumps infections may not enter the rooms serving the operation of the facility, use the facilities of the communal facility or participate in events of the communal facility. (hygiene-in-practice.com)
  • The number of cases of measles and mumps infections has decreased from several hundred thousand a year in the U.S. to several hundred. (labtestsonline.org)
  • Identification of a new genotype H wild-type mumps virus strain and its molecular relatedness to other virulent and attenuated strains. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • 195 suspected mumps cases and six wild type MuV genotypes were studied. (nih.gov)
  • Molecular characterisation of two mumps virus genotypes circulating during an epidemic in. (deepdyve.com)
  • Characterization of three co-circulating genotypes of the small hydrophobic protein gene of mumps virus. (semanticscholar.org)
  • However, the World Health Organization ( WHO ) has divided the mumps virus into genotypes from A to N, which differ in their biological characteristics. (hygiene-in-practice.com)
  • There is only one serotype of the virus, which can be further divided into 10-11 genotypes. (mja.com.au)
  • Individuals planning travel outside the United States, if not immune , can acquire measles , mumps or rubella and import these diseases to the United States. (rxlist.com)
  • RHo (D) immune globulin may interfere with the immune response to measles virus vaccine. (drugs.com)
  • After the illness is over in about 7 days, they'll be immune to mumps for the rest of their life. (medlineplus.gov)
  • The problem with rabbit blood when you add it to both samples is it produces artifact in both, it makes it look like the pre-sample is immune to mumps. (wordpress.com)
  • Little is known about the influence of asthma status on humoral and cell-mediated immune responses to measles-mumps-rubella (MMR) vaccine viruses. (elsevier.com)
  • The study findings suggest asthmatic patients may have a suboptimal cell-mediated immune response to MMR vaccine viruses and a family history of asthma modifies this effect. (elsevier.com)
  • There are a number of risk factors when it comes to contracting the mumps virus, such as poor hygiene and low immune function. (davidwolfe.com)
  • Rest is beneficial in two aspects: one, it keeps the virus from spreading, and two, it allows your immune system to beat the virus at a more efficient rate. (davidwolfe.com)
  • Antiviral herbs can boost the immune system and inhibit as well as stop the spreading of viruses. (davidwolfe.com)
  • Mumps is a disease, usually of children, caused by a virus. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Like any vaccine, the measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella vaccine may not provide protection from disease in every person. (uwhealth.org)
  • A strain each of mumps and Newcastle disease virus and five strains of influenza virus were found to be capable of removing all the receptors for this group of viruses from fowl red cells. (rupress.org)
  • In the case of egg white all strains including mumps and Newcastle disease virus inactivated the inhibitor completely, or nearly so. (rupress.org)
  • Mumps can sometimes be a very serious disease, causing a mild inflammation of the coverings of the brain and spinal cord (meningitis) in about one person in every 10 who catch it. (news-medical.net)
  • The deduced amino acid sequence of the L protein of MuV showed significant homology with those of six other paramyxoviruses, human parainfluenza type 2 virus, Newcastle disease virus, Sendai virus, measles virus, human parainfluenza type 3 virus, and human respiratory syncytial virus. (nih.gov)
  • The carrier cultures were resistant to the destructive effect of a cytopathogenic line of mumps virus, but showed little resistance to the cytopathogenic effect of vesicular stomatitis, Sendai, or Newcastle disease viruses. (rupress.org)
  • Mumps virus causes an acute disease most common in children and young adults. (ppdictionary.com)
  • Mumps disease is generally self-limited, but it may be moderately debilitating. (cdc.gov)
  • However, for the first time since mumps became a reportable disease, the reported peak incidence rate shifted from 5-9-year-olds to older age groups for two consecutive years (1986 and 1987). (cdc.gov)
  • The Mumps Virus Antibody IgM is essential for children as although the disease is rare, it can give rise to meningitis, deafness, and breast/testicular inflammation. (mfine.co)
  • Mumps most often occurs in children ages 2 through 12 who have not been vaccinated against the disease. (medlineplus.gov)
  • What mumps vaccine does because it does not work is take a mild disease in children and turn it into a much more serious disease in young adults. (wordpress.com)
  • Measles is a highly communicable respiratory disease caused by a virus and spread through the air. (q13fox.com)
  • Here, I describe the changing epidemiology of mumps in the developed world and review modes of transmission and presentation, as well the investigation and management of the disease. (mja.com.au)
  • Elliot Gardner takes a closer look at the history of mumps and the drugs used to treat the disease. (pharmaceutical-technology.com)
  • The first written description of mumps as a disease can be found as far back as the 5th century BC. (pharmaceutical-technology.com)
  • Johnson and Goodpasture found that rhesus monkeys infected with a virus found in specimens of saliva taken from patients suffering from the early stages of the mumps went on to develop the disease themselves. (pharmaceutical-technology.com)
  • As of late 2002, some researchers in Europe are studying the possibility that mumps increases a person's risk of developing inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in later life. (encyclopedia.com)
  • in the Democratic Republic of the Congo was closely related to the mumps virus (MuV, genus Rubulavirus ) ( 2 ). (cdc.gov)
  • Following the introduction of the live mumps virus vaccine in 1967 and recommendation of its routine use in 1977, the incidence rate of reported mumps cases decreased steadily in the United States. (cdc.gov)
  • There has been a steady decrease in the incidence rate of reported mumps cases in the United States since the introduction of the live mumps virus vaccine. (cdc.gov)
  • In 1981, there was a record low of 4,729 cases, which represents a 97% decline from the 185,691 cases reported in 1967, the year of live mumps virus vaccine licensure. (cdc.gov)
  • Live mumps virus vaccine** is prepared in chick-embryo cell culture. (cdc.gov)
  • On February 8, 2017, a suspected case of mumps in a member of a fraternity or sorority at the University of Washington, Seattle campus (UW) was reported to Public Health-Seattle & King County (PHSKC). (cdc.gov)
  • By July 19, 2017, a total of 42 (16 confirmed and 26 probable) mumps cases were reported among UW students and associated community members, with symptom onset February 6-June 4 ( Figure ). (cdc.gov)
  • During March-October 2017, the ACIP Mumps Work Group held biweekly conference calls to review and discuss relevant scientific evidence. (cdc.gov)
  • The aims of the present study were to analyze the molecular epidemiology of mumps viruses in the Netherlands in 2017-2019 and to compare the phylogenetic trees built from sequence data of near complete mumps virus genomes or from the SH gene and non-coding regions (SH+NCRs). (cdc.gov)
  • Furthermore, data from recent mumps genotype G viruses might indicate (intermittent) circulation of mumps genotype G viruses in the Netherlands in 2017-2019. (cdc.gov)
  • Fifty-eight of these showed positive results, of which 54 (93.3%) showed mumps RNA in saliva, while only 20 (34.5%) had mumps IgM in serum. (nih.gov)
  • The virus spreads when tiny airborne droplets of saliva are released during a cough, a sneeze and even through speech. (uexpress.com)
  • Mumps is spread through respiratory droplets of saliva and mucus from the nose, mouth and throat. (independentsportsnews.com)
  • The virus is primarily transmitted by respiratory secretions such as droplets and saliva, as well as via direct contact with an infected person. (wikipedia.org)
  • What is Mumps Virus Antibody IgM test? (mfine.co)
  • Why is Mumps Virus Antibody IgM suggested? (mfine.co)
  • How is the Mumps Virus Antibody IgM test performed? (mfine.co)
  • The Mumps Virus Antibody IgM test takes less than 15 minutes to complete. (mfine.co)
  • What are the parameters measured in the Mumps Virus Antibody IgM? (mfine.co)
  • The ImG values should be negative in a Mumps Virus Antibody IgM test. (mfine.co)
  • There is no preparation required for the Mumps Virus Antibody IgM test. (mfine.co)
  • Since blood is taken from the arm in a Mumps Virus Antibody IgM test, one should avoid any heavy lifting. (mfine.co)
  • Blood is collected as a sample in a Mumps Virus Antibody IgM test. (mfine.co)
  • The diagnosis of mumps should be considered when the child has parotid swelling on one or both sides. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Any child with mumps should not return to school or day care for nine days after the start of parotid swelling. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Mumps virus diagnosis and genotyping using a novel single RT-PCR. (nih.gov)
  • IgM detection is considered as the gold standard for mumps diagnosis. (nih.gov)
  • Development of a RT-PCR for the mumps virus diagnosis and genotyping, properly evaluated in comparison with serological gold-standard technique. (nih.gov)
  • The laboratory diagnosis of mumps is typically accomplished by detection of antibody to mumps virus. (mayomedicallaboratories.com)
  • This study is designed to compare the immunogenicity of Japanese encephalitis chimeric virus vaccine (JE-CV) and measles-mumps-rubella (MMR)vaccine when given together or when given at separate visits 6 weeks apart in toddlers aged 12 to 18 months. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • All participants will receive Japanese encephalitis chimeric virus vaccine and measles-mumps-rubella vaccine and will be monitored for safety throughout the study. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Immunogenicity and Safety of Japanese Encephalitis Chimeric Virus Vaccine (JE CV) Concomitantly Administered With Measles, Mumps, and Rubella (MMR) Vaccine in Toddlers in Taiwan. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Reported rates of mumps encephalitis range as high as five cases per 1000 reported mumps cases. (cdc.gov)
  • Only about 1 in 100 patients with mumps encephalitis dies from the complication. (encyclopedia.com)
  • This revised ACIP recommendation on mumps vaccine represents an updating of the 1980 recommendation. (cdc.gov)
  • Five virus strains were tested for their capacity to inactivate the virus hemagglutinin of human plasma and of egg white. (rupress.org)
  • With plasma the influenza strains inactivated the inhibitor completely but mumps and NDV destroyed only that portion of the complex which effected mumps inhibition. (rupress.org)
  • ProQuad contains weakened strains of living measles, mumps, rubella and varicella viruses. (news-medical.net)
  • a vaccine prepared from live strains of measles and mumps viruses. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Twenty-seven virus strains were genotyped by nucleotide sequencing of the small hydrophobic (SH) protein gene, and the 57 amino acid sequences of the gene were deduced. (deepdyve.com)
  • Twenty-five virus strains belonged to the C genotype and two were of the D genotype. (deepdyve.com)
  • By phylogenetic analysis the virus strains causing meningitis grouped in a separate cluster, designated C1, within the C genotype. (deepdyve.com)
  • The study aimed to determine the presence of mumps virus (MuV) in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) specimens and to genetically characterise detected MuV strains. (up.ac.za)
  • The live mumps virus strains were developed in embryonic hens' eggs and chick embryo cell cultures. (pharmaceutical-technology.com)
  • This meant that the virus strains were attenuated, and therefore suffered from diminished suitability when used with human cells, though this didn't stop this strain of the live attenuated mumps virus being further developed into a workable vaccine. (pharmaceutical-technology.com)
  • Molecular cloning and sequence analysis of the mumps virus gene encoding the L protein and the trailer sequence. (nih.gov)
  • Molecular epidemiology can provide insights in the circulation of mumps viruses. (cdc.gov)
  • Additionally, the virus or its genetic material ( RNA ) may be directly detected in a sample using culture or a molecular method such as polymerase chain reaction (PCR) . (labtestsonline.org)
  • The growth medium for measles and mumps is Medium 199 (a buffered salt solution containing vitamins and amino acids and supplemented with fetal bovine serum) containing SPGA (sucrose, phosphate, glutamate, and recombinant human albumin) as stabilizer and neomycin. (nih.gov)
  • The cells, virus pools, and fetal bovine serum are all screened for the absence of adventitious agents. (nih.gov)
  • These viruses showed replication kinetics similar to human MuV in cultured cells and were neutralized efficiently by serum from healthy humans. (cdc.gov)
  • The Mumps Virus Rt-Pcr Oral Swab "Quest" reagent is RUO (Research Use Only) to test human serum or cell culture lab samples. (micrornaprofile.com)
  • This conclusion was based on the complete genome sequence of mumps virus strain 9218/Zg98 deposited in GenBank in January 2008 by Dubravko Forcic, Zagreb, Croatia ([email protected]). (deepdyve.com)
  • If the virus spreads to meninges, it can lead to aseptic meningitis. (megamicro.info)
  • Mumps meningitis is usually resolved within seven days, and damage to the brain is exceedingly rare. (encyclopedia.com)
  • ProQuad is a vaccine used to help protect people from getting measles, mumps, rubella (German measles) and chicken pox (varicella). (news-medical.net)
  • Since the MMR vaccine went into routine use in the United States, the incidence of mumps has been reduced by ≥97% ( 6 ), with an average of 265 cases reported per year since 2001 ( 3 ). (asm.org)
  • Although reported mumps incidence increased in all age groups from 1985 to 1987, the most dramatic increases were among 10-14-year-olds (almost a sevenfold increase) and 15-19-year-olds (more than an eightfold increase). (cdc.gov)
  • The estimated global incidence of mumps is 100-1000/100 000 population per year, with epidemic peaks every 2-5 years. (mja.com.au)
  • 3 In temperate climates, the peak incidence of mumps is in winter and spring, whereas cases can occur consistently throughout the year in tropical climates. (mja.com.au)
  • To this end, Sanger sequence data from SH+NCRs were analyzed from 82 mumps genotype G viruses. (cdc.gov)
  • Analysis of SH+NCRs sequences of mumps genotype G viruses revealed the presence of two major genetic lineages in the Netherlands, which was confirmed by analysis of near complete genomes. (cdc.gov)
  • Since all efforts to isolate infectious batMuV have reportedly failed, we generated recombinant mumps viruses (rMuVs) in which the open reading frames (ORFs) of the fusion (F) and haemagglutinin-neuraminidase (HN) glycoproteins of an hMuV strain were replaced by the corresponding ORFs of batMuV. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • In reverse genetic experiments we have isolated recombinant mumps viruses (rMuV) that carry large numbers of mutations clustered in small parts of their genome, which are not caused by biased hyper-mutation. (st-andrews.ac.uk)
  • Takla A , Wichmann O , Klinc C , Hautmann W , Rieck T , Koch J . Mumps epidemiology in Germany 2007-11. (eurosurveillance.org)
  • Epidemiology: who is getting mumps today? (mja.com.au)
  • The reasons for this change in mumps epidemiology are multifactorial. (mja.com.au)
  • The measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella vaccine is usually given only once when the child is between 12 months and 12 years old. (uwhealth.org)
  • The measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella vaccine is used to help prevent these diseases in children. (uwhealth.org)
  • Measles, mumps, rubella, and varicella vaccine is for use in children between the ages of 12 months and 12 years old. (uwhealth.org)
  • About one out of every 4 teenage or adult males with mumps will have a painful swelling of the testicles for several days. (news-medical.net)
  • Transmission of live mumps virus from vaccinees to susceptible contacts has not been reported. (drugs.com)
  • Previously unimmunized children of susceptible pregnant women should receive live attenuated rubella vaccine , because an immunized child will be less likely to acquire natural rubella and introduce the virus into the household. (rxlist.com)
  • Therefore, prior to International travel, individuals known to be susceptible to one or more of these diseases can receive either a single antigen vaccine (measles, mumps, or rubella), or a combined antigen vaccine as appropriate. (rxlist.com)
  • When first tested after 30 subcultures, the virus was found to have lost its cytopathogenicity for cells ordinarily susceptible to mumps virus, but was identifiable as mumps virus by neutralization with specific antiserum. (rupress.org)
  • In all situations where mumps vaccine is to be used, MMR vaccine should be given if recipients are likely to be susceptible to measles and/or rubella as well as to mumps. (cdc.gov)
  • Mumps is highly infectious, 8 with a single case generating up to 12 secondary cases in a susceptible population. (mja.com.au)
  • A recent study reported the detection of a bat-derived virus (BatPV/Epo_spe/AR1/DCR/2009, batMuV) with phylogenetic relatedness to human mumps virus (hMuV). (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • Vaccinees who develop thrombocytopenia after the first dose of measles/mumps/rubella vaccine or its components may develop thrombocytopenia with subsequent doses. (drugs.com)
  • Hypersensitivity: ProQuad, M-M-R ® II , and VARIVAX are contraindicated in patients with a history of anaphylactic reaction or hypersensitivity to any component of the vaccine (including gelatin or neomycin) or to a prior dose of measles, mumps, rubella, or varicella-containing vaccine. (merckvaccines.com)