AFM is the illness often described in the media as "the polio-like disease." In 2012, an outbreak of acute flaccid
myelitis occurred in California, and more cases were reported in the summer and fall of 2014, 2016, and 2018 across the United States, including Illinois.
myelitis (AFM) is defined as acute, flaccid
muscle weakness that occurs less than 1 week after a fever or respiratory illness.
This report summarizes and updates surveillance data for suspected cases of AFM reported to CDC (9), with onset of flaccid
limb weakness from January 1 through December 31, 2018.
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Then, in chapters with a common format to facilitate comparisons, he describes types of dysarthria: flaccid
, spastic, unilateral upper motor neuron, ataxic, hypokinetic, hyperkinetic, and mixed.
"We found overall that there was an absence of effective ethics at the state house, flaccid
anti-corruption laws, not a lot of oversight of lobbying and that a culture of corruption had grown up around all the malfeasance which is a regular part of the Harrisburg diet." Witkin said that in their reporting it was found that 40 state officials or high-ranking aides had been convicted for crimes of corruption in the past four decades.
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Gross pathology revealed a very narrow pylorus and multiple flaccid
diverticula of the small intestines.
"More than 120 children developed the condition, known as acute flaccid
myelitis, in the US alone but experts were baffled as to the cause."
Although other mosquitoborne viral diseases (e.g., West Nile virus) have been associated with acute flaccid
paralysis (AFP)--a clinical syndrome of rapidly progressive flaccid
paralysis typically caused by dysfunction of the anterior horn cells, peripheral motor nerves or nerve roots, neuromuscular junction, or muscle--La Crosse virus has not been identified as a cause (3,4).
The typical presentation is a prodrome followed by the development of an unsteady gait and then ascending symmetrical flaccid
He added that 58 acute flaccid
paralysis cases, a possible symptom of polio, had been reported in Deir Ezzor this year through June 6.
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paralysis (AFP) defined by World Health Organization (WHO), is sudden onset of weakness and floppiness in any part of the body in a child less than 15 years age or if a clinician suspects polio in any person of any age (excluding adults, spastic paralysis, old cases or cases with obvious causes like trauma).