In children, mumps is generally a mild illness, and complications are
rare. When complications occur, they may include:
Adults who are infected with mumps often have more severe symptoms
and are more likely to have complications than children. But
long-lasting problems from complications are rare.
March 17, 2011
John Pope, MD - Pediatrics & Thomas Emmett Francoeur, MDCM, CSPQ, FRCPC - Pediatrics
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