poliomyelitis


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an acute viral disease marked by inflammation of nerve cells of the brain stem and spinal cord

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The European Regional Commission for the Certification of Poliomyelitis Eradication has begun reviewing documentation on the vaccination and surveillance activities of EUR countries.
Global eradication of poliomyelitis by the year 2000: resolution of the 41st World Health Assembly.
We will vaccinate with two doses, explain, or reactivate with a dose of the Oral Poliomyelitis vaccine to all children from one month of birth to two years, 11 months and 29 days, in the two stages of the campaign and reactivate with a dose of polio vaccine for infants 9 years of age up to 11 months and 29 days ".
Al Ghafli praised the support provided by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for the UAE's campaign and its strategic partnership with His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed's initiative to eradicate poliomyelitis worldwide through funding and providing assistance in a number of areas.
al -Hardan said that the National Health Laboratory (ASTAK) has achieved a superiority in the right diagnosis and, all its results were identical to the regional and reference laboratories in the field of poliomyelitis in the world.
10 people received vaccinations against poliomyelitis, 22 - against rubella and diphtheria tetanus vaccine.
The best available method to confirm the diagnosis of poliomyelitis is the isolation and identification of poliovirus from the stool6.
Tribune News Network Doha HAMAD Medical Corporation (HMC) marks World Polio Day with a commitment to ensuring that Qatar remains free of poliomyelitis by encouraging the vaccination of children below the age of five.
Global Markets Direct's, 'Poliomyelitis - Pipeline Review, H1 2016', provides an overview of the Poliomyelitis pipeline landscape.
The last case of poliomyelitis associated with serotype 2 wild poliovirus was reported in 1999 and of serotype 3 in 2012.
The use of worldwide vaccine has eradicated poliomyelitis from majority of regions worldwide.
Overall, our results did not find any significant increased risk of developing IBD after childhood immunization with BCG [bacille Calmette-Guerin], diphtheria, tetanus, poliomyelitis, smallpox, pertussis, measles, mumps, and rubella-containing vaccines," said Dr.
Madam, RE: Post poliomyelitis syndrome: A raresequel of acute poliomyelitis.
World Polio Day was established for annual observance on October 24 by Rotary International more than a decade ago to commemorate the fight against poliomyelitis.
The mass vaccination campaign is the first to cover Iraq since the country last week confirmed its first case in 14 years of poliomyelitis.