What Are the Symptoms of Post Poliomyelitis Syndrome?

What are the symptoms of post poliomyelitis syndrome?

Post poliomyelitis is the polio which returns after your recovery. It can occur after 15 to 40 years. Common symptoms of post-polio syndrome (PPS) are:

  • Depression
  • Concentration problems and memory problems
  • Low tolerance of cold temperatures
  • Muscle wasting or muscle atrophy
  • Breathing problems and swallowing problems
  • Sleep apnea
  • Persistent muscle and joint weakness
  • Easily exhausted and fatigued

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