Acute Flaccid Myelitis
Last Posted: Aug 30, 2019
- Investigation of host factors in infectious disease: acute flaccid myelitis
P Duggal, CDC presentation slides, July 2019
- C.D.C. Investigates Rare Paralysis in Children
by Pam Belluck, New York Times, July 9, 2019
- Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM)
Acute Flaccid Myelitis: Promptly recognize & rapidly report
CDC Vital Signs, July 9, 2019
- Serological and metagenomic interrogation of cerebrospinal fluid implicates enteroviruses in pediatric acute flaccid myelitis
RD Schubert et al, BiorxIV preprints, June 19, 2019
- Investigation of Host Genetic Factors in Infectious Diseases: Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM)
CDC Webinar, July 23, 2019
- AFM's Terrifying Randomness May Not Be So Random - Why does a virus leave one child paralyzed and others unscathed
C Arnold, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, June 2019
- Acute flaccid myelitis requires galvanized research response
NIH News Release, April 2, 2019
- Social Media in the Age of the "New Polio".
Bove Riley et al. The New England journal of medicine 2019 Mar 380(13) 1195-1197
- Enterovirus D68-Associated Acute Flaccid Myelitis: Rising to the Clinical and Research Challenges.
Messacar Kevin, et al. JAMA 2019 2 0.
- Acute Flaccid Myelitis-Keys to Diagnosis, Questions About Treatment, and Future Directions.
Hopkins Sarah E, et al. JAMA pediatrics 2018 11 0.
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- Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Deficiency
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
- Brugada Syndrome
- Cerebral Palsy
- Cystic Fibrosis
- Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
- Erythema Multiforme
- Familial Mediterranean Fever
- Fragile X Syndrome
- Gaucher Disease
- Graves Disease
- Huntington Disease
- Myasthenia Gravis
- Retinitis Pigmentosa
- Severe Combined Immunodeficiency
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