MUMPS

Massachusetts General Hospital Utility Multi-Programming System (Programming Language)

Mumps

Mumps (epidemic parotitis) is a viral disease of the human species, caused by the mumps virus. Before the development of vaccination and the introduction of a vaccine, it was a common childhood disease worldwide. It is still a significant threat to health in developing countries, and outbreaks still occur sporadically in developed countries. Painf...
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MUMPS

MUMPS (Massachusetts General Hospital Utility Multi-Programming System) or alternatively M, is a general-purpose computer programming language that provides ACID (Atomic, Consistent, Isolated, and Durable) transaction processing. Its most unique and differentiating feature is its `built-in` database, enabling high-level access to disk storage us.....
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Mumps

• (n.) A specific infectious febrile disorder characterized by a nonsuppurative inflammation of the parotid glands; epidemic or infectious parotitis. • (n.) Sullenness; silent displeasure; the sulks.
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mumps

(mumps) a communicable disease caused by a paramyxovirus, attacking the parotid glands and sometimes other salivary glands. It usually strikes children, but older people can also contract it. Mumps is spread by droplet infection, and has an incubation period of 12 to 26 days. One attack usually gives immunity. The first...
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mumps

epidemic parotitis noun an acute contagious viral disease characterized by fever and by swelling of the parotid glands
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MUMPS

[software] MUMPS (MUltifrontal Massively Parallel sparse direct Solver) is a software application for the solution of large sparse systems of linear algebraic equations on distributed memory parallel computers. It was developed in European project PARASOL (1996–1999) by CERFACS, IRIT-ENSEEIHT and RAL. The software implements the multifron...
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Mumps

Mumps noun [ Prov. English mump to be sulky. Confer Mump , Mumble , and Mum .] 1. plural Sullenness; silent displeasure; the sulks. Skinner. 2. [ Prob. so called from the patient's appearance.] (Medicine) A specific infectious febrile ...
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mumps

A common viral disease causing swelling of the parotid salivary glands, and occasionally inflammation of the pancreas, an ovary, or a testis. Mild fever, headache, and malaise may precede the gland swelling. Rarely a viral meningitis and less often encephalitis complicate mumps. Very rarely a bilate...
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Mumps

A viral disease of humans. Prior to the introduction of a vaccine, it was a common childhood disease
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Mumps

a viral infection that causes inflammation of salivary glands; primarily affects children
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mumps

acute contagious disease caused by a virus and characterized by inflammatory swelling of the salivary glands. It frequently occurs as an epidemic and ... [7 related articles]
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Mumps

An acute infectious disease, caused by a paramyxovirus, and most common in children.
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mumps

An infectious acute viral disease affecting the parotid glands. The gonads, meninges and pancreas can also be affected. The causative agent is a paramyxovirus. Humans are the only natural host for this disease. ... Common symptoms include weakness, fever, sore throat, malaise and puffiness to the cheeks (due to parotid gland swelling). Patients are...
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Mumps

Infectious disease. You should not have a vaccination against mumps if you are having chemotherapy as the vaccine is live.
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Mumps

Mumps (epidemic parotitis) is an acute, infectious viral disease which attacks the young and consists of a painful inflammation of the salivary glands with swelling along the neck. Mumps is caused by the paramyxovirus, and is spread by droplet or direct contact with infected saliva.
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mumps

mumps (epidemic parotitis), acute contagious viral disease, manifesting itself chiefly in pain and swelling of the salivary glands, especially those at the angle of the jaw. Other symptoms are fever, a general feeling of illness, and pain on chewing or swallowing. Mumps most often affects children b...
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mumps

Mumps is a viral disease characterised by fever, headache, and inflammation of the salivary glands. It may lead to complications such as meningitis. The MMR vaccine can protect against mumps.
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Mumps

Our Mumps Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Mumps Mumps: An acute (sudden, shortlived) viral illness that usually presents with inflammation of the salivary glands, particularly the parotid glands. A child with mumps often looks like a chipmunk with a full mouth due to the swelling of the parotids (the sal...
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mumps

Type: Term Pronunciation: mŭmps Definitions: 1. An acute infectious and contagious disease caused by a mumps virus of the genus Rubulavirus and characterized by fever, inflammation and swelling of the parotid gland, and sometimes of other salivary glands, and occasionally by inflammation of the testis, ovary, pancreas, or meninges. Synonyms: e...
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mumps

Virus infection marked by fever, pain, and swelling of one or both parotid salivary glands (situated in front of the ears). It is usually short-lived in children, although meningitis is a possible complication. In adults the symptoms are more serious and it may cause sterility in men. Mumps is the most common cause of meningitis in children, bu...
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mumps

[n] - an acute contagious viral disease characterized by fever and by swelling of the parotid glands
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