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ALLMedicine™ Acute Poliomyelitis Center

Research & Reviews  18 results

Acute Poliomyelitis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/306440-overview

Jul 13th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Acute poliomyelitis is a disease of the anterior horn motor neurons of the spinal cord and brain stem caused by poliovirus. Flaccid asymmetrical weakness and muscle atrophy are the hallmarks of its clinical manifestations, due ...

Acute Poliomyelitis
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/306440-overview

Jul 13th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Acute poliomyelitis is a disease of the anterior horn motor neurons of the spinal cord and brain stem caused by poliovirus. Flaccid asymmetrical weakness and muscle atrophy are the hallmarks of its clinical manifestations, due ...

Acute Poliomyelitis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/306440-print

Jul 13th, 2022 - Practice Essentials Acute poliomyelitis is a disease of the anterior horn motor neurons of the spinal cord and brain stem caused by poliovirus. Flaccid asymmetrical weakness and muscle atrophy are the hallmarks of its clinical manifestations, due ...

Nerve Conduction Study/Electromyography: Common Neuropathies and Considerations for Pat...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pmr.2021.02.005
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North Ame... Dubin A

Jun 28th, 2021 - Acute poliomyelitis is now extremely rare in the United States. Worldwide there are still sporadic outbreaks, which are typically treated with acute inoculation programs. Although polio has effectively been eradicated, the full scope of the diseas...

Poliomyelitis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1259213-print

Jul 21st, 2020 - Background Poliomyelitis is first known to have occurred nearly 6000 years ago, as evidenced by the withered and deformed limbs of certain Egyptian mummies. Polio was epidemic in the United States and the world in the 20th century, especially in t...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  1 results

Whole Body Vibration on Muscle Strength in Patients With Postpolio Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04387864

May 15th, 2020 - Post-polio syndrome (PPS) is a neurological disease that affects polio survivors at least 15 years after the initial polio infection. The description of PPS is attributed to Jean-Martin Charcot in 1875 but was only widely recognized in the early 1...

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News  7 results

The Art and Science of JAMA, Then and Now
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/912737

May 15th, 2019 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Hello and welcome. I'm Dr George Lundberg and this is At Large at Medscape.* Many of you may know that I had the great privilege of being the editor-in-chief of JAMA (the Journal of the American Medical...

Japan Withdraws HPV Vaccine Recommendation for Girls
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/806645

Jun 25th, 2013 - UPDATED June 25, 2013 — The Japanese government withdrew its recommendation to use human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines in girls last week, citing concerns from the public about adverse effects, according to news reports. The announcement is in sta...

Japan Withdraws HPV Vaccine Recommendation for Girls
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/806645

Jun 25th, 2013 - UPDATED June 25, 2013 — The Japanese government withdrew its recommendation to use human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccines in girls last week, citing concerns from the public about adverse effects, according to news reports. The announcement is in sta...

Vaccines Decimate Preventable Disease Case Rates
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/vaccines/7377

Nov 14th, 2007 - Action Points Explain to interested patients that the historical comparison in this study reinforces the benefits of immunization. Note that the reductions in disease rates and disease-specific death rates were high for most recommended vaccines. ...

Misdiagnosing Tick Paralysis Can Lead to Death in 10%
https://www.mdedge.com/pediatrics/article/40190/infectious-diseases/misdiagnosing-tick-paralysis-can-lead-death-10
Bruce Jancin

VAIL, COLO. — Tick paralysis is often misdiagnosed—with potentially dire consequences—as one of the other diseases that cause an acute ascending paralysis with preserved mental status.

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