Mumps

Mumps: Treatment

  • Symptomatic primarily
  • Avoid salivary-stimulating foods (ex, acidic).
  • Keep away from pregnant women in 1st trimester.
  • Isolate with Standard and Droplet Precautions for 5 days after onset of parotitis. [Kutty, 2010]

EMKF

The Emergency Medicine Kenya (EMK) Foundation is a not-for-profit organization registered in Kenya in 2015 that aims to ensure timely, accessible and quality lifesaving emergency care in Kenya.