Name Post-Polio Syndrome
Related to/Also known as  
Symptoms Describes a condition where some polio surviviors re-present (on average 30 years after their original illness) with further deterioration in functional ability, increased pain and increased muscle weakness.
Useful national contacts British Polio Fellowship
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Tel: 0800 018 0586
Online resources
Post-polio syndrome (NHS Choices)
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Our resources

The library at The Brain Charity has a range of reference resources on this condition and on a wide range of disability-related issues.

Visit our library to read Post-Polio Syndrome: A guide for Polio survivors & their families by Dr Julie K Silver. Or have a Link opens in new window look in your local library for this book.
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