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Mumps can be diagnosed clinically (based on medical history and physical examination) in most cases. During physical examination the doctor will check the salivary gland for warmth, and tenderness. In most cases lab tests are not required to diagnose mumps. If needed, the doctor will do virus culture or blood test to detect mumps antibodies.