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Signs and symptoms of the mumps


UNDATED (KTIV) -- So how can you tell if you have the mumps?

The most common symptoms are fever, headache and swollen glands under the jaw.

Mumps can lead to hearing loss, aseptic meningitis, which is an infection of the covering of the brain and spinal cord.

Symptoms can show up 12 to 25 days after an infection, but they usually show up within 18 days.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has more information, click here to check it out.

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