REMEDY : BNSSG referral pathways

Mumps

Checked: 01-10-2018 by vicky.ryan Next Review: 01-10-2019

Diagnosis and reporting

For information about diagnosis about reporting please see the PHE website.

There is more detailed information on diagnosis on the CKS website

Mumps is a notifiable disease and if suspected then PHE should be informed. Do not wait for confirmation of diagnosis. The local PHE will normally arrange for saliva to be tested to confirm the diagnosis.