Mumps - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Mumps

Mumps is an illness caused by a virus. The disease is preventable through the MMR vaccine. Learn about the disease and the vaccine which prevents it.

Mumps outbreaks and vaccination recommendations

  • The University of Minnesota-Twin Cities is currently experiencing a small outbreak of mumps.
  • There are no recommendations for a 3rd dose of MMR vaccince for students at this time.

  • Mumps Basics
    General information about mumps, including symptoms, complications, vaccines, tests, and treatment.

 

Updated Monday, April 24, 2017 at 07:58AM