Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology

Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology / 2014 / Article

Case Report | Open Access

Volume 25 |Article ID 378320 | https://doi.org/10.1155/2014/378320

S Desai, T Diener, BJ-K Tan, NJ Lowry, C Talukdar, WM Chrusch, S Wiebe, "An Unusual Case of Vaccine-Associated Paralytic Poliomyelitis", Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology, vol. 25, Article ID 378320, 2 pages, 2014. https://doi.org/10.1155/2014/378320

An Unusual Case of Vaccine-Associated Paralytic Poliomyelitis

Abstract

The present article reports a case involving an immunocompetent, previously well child who, despite two previous doses of inactivated poliovirus vaccine, developed severe flaccid paralysis consistent with polio after receiving oral polio vaccine.

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