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2 hours ago Also known as: polioMedically 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 …

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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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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 …

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6 hours ago May 14, 2019 · Types of polio virus include (2) – Wild virus – This is the naturally present polio virus. This is the culprit virus that causes paralytic polio in countries where the infection is …

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5 hours ago Polio. Poliomyelitis, commonly shortened to polio, is an infectious disease caused by the poliovirus. [1] Approximately 70% of cases are asymptomatic; mild symptoms which can occur …

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1 hours ago 2 days ago · 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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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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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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6 hours ago May 18, 2021 · 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 …

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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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3 hours ago Jul 22, 2022 · What causes polio? An enterovirus called the poliovirus causes polio. There are three strains, two of which have been eliminated in the world, according to the Global Polio

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3 hours ago Jul 21, 2022 · Polio is an infection caused by the poliovirus. About 1 in 4 infected people have flu-like symptoms including sore throat, fever, tiredness, nausea, headache and stomach pain.

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4 hours ago Polio is a life-threatening disease caused by a virus. It was once one of the most feared diseases in the United States, but the creation of a vaccine in the 1950s ended the threat.

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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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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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4 hours ago Jul 25, 2022 · Post-polio syndrome (PPS) is a condition that affects polio survivors many years after recovery from an initial attack of the poliomyelitis virus. PPS is characterized by a further …

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