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10 Sep 2007

Mumps
I would like to know how contagious is mumps? I have not had one child sickness like mumps, measles, etc. in my life, I am 28 now, have not had a baby yet and recently I was in the presence quite a few times during the last few weeks with a colleague who suspectedly has mumps. How does it affect one's ability to have children one day, if you get mumps? Do you think I am quite susceptible to get mumps from my colleague?
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

Mumps is contagious, but you would know if you had it. It affectsw males in terms of fertility but you should be okay.

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