post-polio syndrome


post–polio syndrome

noun

Definition of POST-POLIO SYNDROME

:  a condition that affects former poliomyelitis patients long after recovery from the disease and that is characterized by muscle weakness, joint and muscle pain, and fatigue

First Known Use of POST-POLIO SYNDROME

1985

post–polio syndrome

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of POST–POLIO SYNDROME

: a condition that affects former poliomyelitis patients long after recovery from the disease and that is characterized by muscle weakness, joint and muscle pain, and fatigue

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