"Mumps virus" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The type species of RUBULAVIRUS that causes an acute infectious disease in humans, affecting mainly children. Transmission occurs by droplet infection.
- Mumps virus
- Mumps viruses
- Myxovirus parotitidis
- Epidemic Parotitis Virus
- Epidemic Parotitis Viruses
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Mumps virus".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Mumps virus".
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