My 3 months baby girl is suffering from MUMPS virus, is it serious disease? what i need to do to cure this virus?

Question (Posted on :  23 Feb 2009 )


My 3 months baby girl is suffering from MUMPS virus, is it serious disease? what i need to do to cure this virus?

Doctor's Response (Posted on : 25 Feb 2009 )


Mumps is a common disease, has the baby been immunized according to schedule ? It will come down in a week or so, if the baby has fever give acetaminophen or paracetamol. For one week she is infective to other kids so better avoid contact for this week.



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