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Post-Polio Syndrome - References


  1. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (2012). Post-Polio Syndrome Fact Sheet. (NIH Publication No. 12-4030). Bethesda, MD: National Institutes of Health. Also available online:

Other Works Consulted

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