Prevention: Vaccine

Symptoms: Headache, Fever, Muscle Cramps, and Reduced Appetite

Treatment: No Treatment

First Identified: Hippocrates in Greece

Spread: Formite Transmission

Mumps and Small Pox Song
Survival Rate: >98%

Bioterrorist Incidents: Not considered to be of risk

Fact: Serious complications of mumps are more common among adults than among


Fact: Approximately 2/5 of mumps patients don't have symptoms