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2 hours ago Also known as: polioContent medically reviewed byDr. Karthikeya T MMD, Internal MedicineView full profile onLinkedIn

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  • The virus spreads through:
  • Direct contact with the infected person
  • Consuming contaminated food and water
  • Contact with infected feces
  • Inhaling droplets from coughs or sneezes of an infected person
  • The risk factors include:
  • Lack of immunization against polio
  • Travel to the area that has had a polio outbreak (without being vaccinated)
  • Poor sanitary conditions

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9 hours ago Aug 11, 2022 · Español (Spanish) Updated August 11, 2022. Polio, or poliomyelitis, is a disabling and life-threatening disease caused by the poliovirus. The virus spreads from person to person and can infect a person’s spinal …

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8 hours ago Polio (poliomyelitis) is a disease caused by poliovirus. It causes mild or no symptoms in most people, but in some people it can cause paralysis or death. There are three variations of …

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Poliomyelitis, commonly shortened to polio, is an infectious disease caused by the poliovirus. Approximately 70% of cases are asymptomatic; mild symptoms which can occur include sore throat and fever; in a proportion of cases more severe symptoms develop such as headache, neck stiffness, and paresthesia. These symptoms usually pass within one or two weeks. A less common symptom is permanent paralysis, and possible death in extreme cases. Years after recovery, pos…

Symptoms: Fever, sore throat

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6 hours ago May 14, 2019 · Causes of Polio. Wild virus – This is the naturally present polio virus. This is the culprit virus that causes paralytic polio in countries where the infection is widespread. It has …

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7 hours ago Sep 17, 2018 · Polio (also known as poliomyelitis) is a highly contagious disease caused by a virus that attacks the nervous system. Children younger than 5 years old are more likely to contract the virus than

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Just Now Jul 21, 2022 · Polio is a debilitating and life-threatening disease. A virus that can affect the brain and spinal cord, polio can cause paralysis or even death. This makes polio very dangerous, …

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1 hours ago Oct 04, 2022 · Polio prevention is possible. Continue reading to learn more about polio, including causes, symptoms, the history of polio vaccines and preventative protective measures one …

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6 hours ago Jun 22, 2022 · Tiredness. Nausea. Headache. Stomach pain. Symptoms usually last anywhere between two to 10 days before they go away on their own. In very rare cases, polio can …

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5 hours ago Mar 23, 2022 · Post-polio syndrome is a group of potentially disabling signs and symptoms that appear decades after the initial polio illness. These signs and symptoms usually appear …

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2 hours ago Polio is a potentially disabling and life-threating disease caused by the poliovirus. About 70% of cases are asymptomatic. An additional 25% to 28% will have a mild influenza-like illness, …

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8 hours ago Oct 18, 2022 · Poliomyelitis (polio) is a highly infectious viral disease that largely affects children under 5 years of age. The virus is transmitted by person-to-person spread mainly through the …

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5 hours ago Jun 21, 2022 · Poliomyelitis is an infectious disease transmitted by fecal-oral contamination with lymphatic replication. Before global health efforts, polio caused widespread morbidity and mortality in children during multiple …

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6 hours ago Post-polio syndrome (PPS) is a non-contagious condition that can affect polio survivors usually 15 to 40 years after recovery from polio. Only a polio survivor can develop PPS, it is not …

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Just Now Aug 10, 2022 · The virus that causes polio has been found in a concerning number of sewage samples in London and all children aged one to nine years old are to be offered a polio

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2 hours ago Jul 04, 2022 · Polio is a highly infectious disease caused by a virus. It invades the nervous system and can cause total paralysis in a matter of hours. The virus is transmitted by person …

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8 hours ago Polio causes include contact with infected stool, coughed or sneezed droplets, and contaminated food and water. The virus affects your nervous system and causes headache, flu symptoms, …

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