Vigo County mumps case not spreading

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VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) – There is still only one case of mumps reported to the Vigo County Health Department.

In just a couple of weeks, the incubation period for that case will end.

The health department says incubation for mumps is 25 days after the last probable case.

That date is March 7th.

A student at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology contracted mumps at a party, but other students at the party tested negative. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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