Clinical profile of acute flaccid paralysis.

@article{Rasul2002ClinicalPO,
  title={Clinical profile of acute flaccid paralysis.},
  author={Choudhury Habibur Rasul and Prabhakar Lal Das and S. M. Didar Al Alam and Su Ahmed and Monz Ahmed},
  journal={The Medical journal of Malaysia},
  year={2002},
  volume={57 1},
  pages={
          61-5
        }
}
This study was done to determine the clinical course, cause and outcome of Acute Flaccid Paralysis (AFP) in children. All AFP cases (< 15 years) in the children's ward of Khulna Medical College Hospital (Bangladesh) were recorded, investigated and followed up to sixty days as a part of passive surveillance. Main outcome variables were vulnerable age group, vaccine status, predominant limb involvement, clinical variants, virus isolation and residual paralysis. Thirty-four children with AFP were… CONTINUE READING

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