What to do if you develop Mumps?
If anyone develops symptoms of mumps (swelling and pain of the parotid salivary
glands behind the jaw and below the ears) they should seek advice from their GP at
the earliest opportunity.
If the diagnosis is confirmed the student will be encouraged to restrict contact
with others during the infectious period (while symptoms are present and for a few
Treatment of the illness is limited to paracetamol, rest, and plenty of fluids.
If you think you might be vulnerable to Mumps please go to your GP or Student
Health for your vaccination
Student Health Service
Tel: 0151 794 4720 / 5820
More information on measles and mumps