Diseases

Name

Poliomyelitis

Names alternate

Infantile paralysis
Polio

Parents
(1) Nervous system illness
Agents
(1) Polio virus (Poliovirus) > Picornaviridae > Virus
Populations
(1) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Casual contact
(2) Fomite
(3) Ingestion
(4) Water-borne
Properties
(1) Emerging or re-emerging
(2) Notifiable diseases (USA)
(3) Vaccine preventable
Documents
(1) WHO: Poliomyelitis (polio) (None)
(2) Wikipedia: Poliomyelitis (2015)
Created

2015-07-27 16:14:59+00:00

Modified

2016-01-27 22:14:06.357825+00:00