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Synonyms for poliomyelitis

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

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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, among others, arrived in Equatorial Guinea on June 4 to assess the county's efforts to stem the spread of poliomyelitis.
Stock suspensions of the three sero types of poliomyelitis virus, namely P1 ([SL.
The function of the lungs can also be impaired by disorders, such as poliomyelitis, which affect the chest muscles and diaphragm.
With regard to the escalating of polio in the Eastern Mediterranean region, the meeting called upon all Member States to provide all possible support to Afghanistan, Pakistan, Somalia and the Syrian Arab Republic for children who cannot access the polio vaccination, and strengthening surveillance of acute flaccid paralysis and poliomyelitis.
Ahmed bin Mohammed al-Saeedi, Minister of Health announced that His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said gave directives that the Sultanate would contribute $5 million to eradicate poliomyelitis.
We report a case series of diphtheritic polyneuropathy in children in India identified by routine screening for AFP, which was performed to achieve eradication of poliomyelitis in India.
wrote her letter to the New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy describing her rehabilitation work with children in the "After Care" in Melbourne (Manthel 1938) the world was in the midst of a poliomyelitis (polio) epidemic caused by a virus for which no cure had been found.
Williams; 9 Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire; 10 Poliomyelitis.
The committee will present progress reports on multiple health issues, including the eradication of poliomyelitis, the Tobacco Free Initiative, and the achievement of the health-related Millennium Development Goals and global health goals after 2015.
31, 2011, there were 883 cases of serotype 1 poliomyelitis (710 in Pakistan and 173 in Afghanistan) and 272 cases of poliomyelitis serotype 3 (216 in Pakistan and 56 in Afghanistan).
Chapters address anatomy, principles and methods of treatment and their indications, and treatment plans for fractures of various bones in adults and children, joint and peripheral nerve injuries, deformities, infections, tuberculosis of bones and joints, congenital dislocation of the hip, poliomyelitis and other neuromuscular disorders, tumors, spinal injuries, paraplegia, scoliosis, arthritis, degenerative disorders, soft tissue conditions, metabolic bone diseases, and other conditions.
The vaccines aimed at eradicating whooping cough, tetanus, hepatitis B, haemophilus influenzae, poliomyelitis and diphtheria.
Yemen to launch immunization against Measles and Polio SANA'A, March 09 (Saba) - The first stage of the national immunization campaign against Measles and Poliomyelitis (often called polio) is to be launched on Saturday in seven governorates of Yemen.
The two are only regional countries which still have a huge number of poliomyelitis cases.
Orthopedic surgeons and pediatric specialists from around the world address the etiology and treatment of specific pedal deformities, including hard-to-find information on poliomyelitis, reconstructive amputation of the foot and ankle, macrodactyly, and genetic conditions.