Mumps-like syndrome owing to parvovirus B19: A brief report

Akin M., Carman K. B., Karaturk A. H., Ceran Ö.

Annals of Tropical Paediatrics, vol.22, no.1, pp.57-58, 2002 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2002
  • Doi Number: 10.1179/027249302125000166
  • Journal Name: Annals of Tropical Paediatrics
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.57-58
  • Istanbul Medipol University Affiliated: Yes


Major manifestations of acute parvovirus B19 infection are usually erythema infectiosum, transient aplastic crisis and polyarthropathy. We report a case suspected to have mumps-meningo-encephalitis who had IgM and IgG antibodies positive for parvovirus B19.