A case of mumps presenting as severe pneumonia with acute respiratory distress syndrome

The mumps virus causes an acute viral syndrome which is generally a self-limiting condition. It primarily affects the children. The majority of cases present with parotid swelling which is usually followed by complete recovery. Symptomatic infection is typically more severe in adults than in childre...

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Main Authors: Neeraj Sharma, Aditya Joshi, M Krishna Kumar, Neelabh Nayan
Format: Article
Published: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications 2020-01-01
Series:Indian Journal of Respiratory Care
Online Access:http://www.ijrconline.org/article.asp?issn=2277-9019;year=2020;volume=9;issue=2;spage=227;epage=229;aulast=Sharma