In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1paperas feminineparotiditis feminine technicalto have (the) mumps — tener paperas
- Those most at risk of getting mumps, which can lead to fertility problems, are aged 14-22.
- The mumps virus is contagious and spreads in tiny drops of fluid from the mouth and nose of someone who is infected.
- If you or your child contracts mumps, it can cause swelling in one or both parotid glands.
- Some parents worry that the combined measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine might overload their child's immune system.
- This is because mumps is very contagious and is spread through coughs and sneezes.
- The combined MMR vaccine is the most effective and safe way of protecting your child against measles, mumps and rubella.
- Other viral illnesses such as mumps and rubella may also trigger Bell's palsy.
- Doctors believe that about one in three people may have a mumps infection without symptoms.
- Malaria, mumps and tuberculosis, once considered eradicated, are on the rise again.
- Because mumps is caused by a virus, it cannot be treated with antibiotics.
- Almost all children need to be inoculated to prevent measles, mumps and rubella regaining a grip.
- Neurologic complications, such as deafness, can also occur as a result of mumps infection.
- Cases of mumps hit the highest level since records began during April to June this year.
- But he is now convinced there is no evidence of any risk from the measles, mumps, rubella vaccine.
- Angus was given the mumps, measles and rubella inoculation when he was 15 months old.
- Measles, mumps, rubella and chickenpox can all be far more serious if you contract them as an adult.
- Measles, mumps and rubella are unpleasant diseases and an epidemic in this country would be disastrous.
- Older individuals are more likely to have had mumps when it was still a common childhood infection.
- Complications of mumps include meningitis, encephalitis and deafness.
- You may be resistant to typhoid or cholera, but it doesn't mean that you are going to be resistant to hepatitis, measles or mumps.
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