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What do you know about your childs vaccines? Take our Immunization Quiz to find out. ... c) no longer given because it didnt work as well as the newer polio shot


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Poliomyelitis or Polio is an infectious disease caused by a virus. It invades the nervous system and can cause total paralysis in a matter of hours. Polio may strike at any age, but usually affects children under three. According to the World Health Organization (External website that opens in a new window), in 2006, there were 660 confirmed cases of Poliomyelitis in India.

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