Polio (disambiguation)

Polio is the common name of poliomyelitis, an acute clinical disease caused by the polio virus. Polio (also Polios) may also refer to:


  • Poliovirus, an epidemic cause of infectious paralysis
  • Paralytic polio, an infrequent complication of poliomyelitis
  • Post-polio syndrome, long term complication of poliomyelitis
  • Polio vaccine, against the polio virus
  • Polioencephalomalacia, neurological disease in ruminants, caused by disrupted thiamine production in the body

See also

  • Pollio (disambiguation)

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