Mumps cases continues to grow through Southern Wisconsin and the U.W. University System. Here the latest University with a showing of mumps this week.

 

University Information and Communications, has confirmed five cases of mumps at the UW-Platteville campus.

According to WKOW Madison, In a message sent throughout the campus, officials urged everyone to take time to confirm their immunization status. The message said the university expects to have an immunization clinic available early next week.

 

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What causes Mumps? What is Mumps? Mumps are a viral infection that can cause swelling of the salivary glands. Painful to I hear.

UW-Whitewater campus has confirmed 12 student cases already this fall.  There is also a confirmed case in Rock County is with a person who visited a friend on the Whitewater campus.