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Postpoliomyelitis Syndrome

Known as: Post-Poliomyelitis Muscular Atrophies, Post-Poliomyelitis Syndrome, Post-Poliomyelitis Muscular Atrophy 
A syndrome characterized by new neuromuscular symptoms that occur at least 15 years after clinical stability has been attained in patients with a… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Objective: To assess the evidence for the efficacy of IV immunoglobulin (IVIg) to treat neuromuscular disorders. Methods: The… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Fatigue is a multidimensional concept covering both physiological and psychological aspects. Chronic fatigue is a typical symptom… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Survivors of poliomyelitis often develop increased or new symptoms decades after the acute infection, known as post… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Post‐polio syndrome (PPS) is characterized by new or increased muscular weakness, atrophy, muscle pain and fatigue several years… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
STUDY OBJECTIVES To describe a 7-year follow-up (1992 to 2000) of patients who were treated by home nasal positive-pressure… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
This article discusses three examples of delay (latency) in the appearance of signs and symptoms of poisoning after exposure to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To determine if the chronic pain frequently presented by postpolio patients can be relieved by application of magnetic… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
  • M. Dalakas
  • Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
  • 1995
  • Corpus ID: 34136544
Post‐polio syndrome (PPS) refers to the new neuromuscular symptoms that occur at least 15 years after stability in patients with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
The hypothesis is that Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease (PD), and motoneurone disease are due to environmental damage to… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Many features of Hodgkin's disease (HD) among adolescents and young adults suggest that it has an infectious etiology. However… Expand
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