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Poliomyelitis, often called polio or infantile paralysis, is an acute viral infectious disease spread from person to person, primarily via the fecal-oral route. The term derives from the Greek poliós (πολιός), meaning "grey",...
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Identify Polio Symptoms and learn about prevention of the ... called infantile paralysis, polio epidemics struck the US ... complications of polio? ...
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VaccinePlace.com offers detailed information regarding Polio, including symptoms, vaccinations, and shots. ... Polio was one of the most dreaded childhood ...
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Polio is a contagious, historically devastating disease that was virtually ... At the height of the polio epidemic in 1952, nearly 60,000 cases with more than ...
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In the remaining polio endemic countries, poliovirus is mainly passed through ... Such individuals will not develop polio, but can carry the virus in their ...
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The polio virus enters the body through the mouth, usually from hands ... Polio is preventable by immunization. ... Polio, short for poliomyelitis, is a ...
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Polio — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment, prevention of this highly contagious viral disease. ... Polio is a contagious viral illness that in ...
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Polio — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment, prevention of this highly contagious viral disease. ... Spinal polio. ... Bulbospinal polio. ...
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History: A 1916 polio epidemic in the ... only about 10. The success of polio ... polio from another country to bring the disease back if we. were not ...
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The words polio (grey) and myelon (marrow, indicating the ... For the next hundred years, epidemics of polio ... The last case of wild-virus polio acquired in ...
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More about Polio: Causes and symptoms Diagnosis Treatment Prognosis Prevention Resources Polio Definition Poliomyelitis, also called polio or
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Polio is caused by intestinal viruses that spread from person to person in stool ... Most people infected with polio (approximately 95%) show no symptoms. ...
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Polio still occurs in some developing ... Polio (short for poliomyelitis, once called infantile paralysis), used to strike ...
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It should be noted that many polio survivors were too young to remember the ... Also, a reported history of nonparalytic polio may be inaccurate. ...
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Polio (poliomyelitis) mainly affects children under five years of age. ... Polio cases have decreased by over 99% since 1988, from an estimated 350 000 ...
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Communicable Disease Fact ... The polio virus enters the body through the mouth, ... Polio is more common in infants and young children and occurs under ...
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Polio — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment, prevention of this highly contagious viral disease. ... Paralytic polio ...
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Polio has already largely been relegated to the history books in the United ... Polio is a highly contagious infectious disease caused by polioviruses that can ...
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Read about post-polio syndrome (PPS) symptoms like weakness, fatigue, muscle ... What is the role of exercise in the treatment of post-polio syndrome? ...
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EDUCATION Post-Polio Health newsletter Handbook on the Late Effects ... For Polio Survivors For Families and Friends For Health Professionals ...
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