Reagents, Serology, Virus, Poliovirus, Antibody
Definition : Serology reagents intended to detect antibodies to poliovirus, a species of viruses of the genus Enterovirus, family Picornaviridae. Some types of polioviruses are the most common cause of poliomyelitis and poliomyelitis epidemics. Poliomyelitis may be nonparalytic, characterized by fever, sore throat, headache, and sometimes stiffness of the neck and back; or paralytic, characterized by involvement of the central nervous system, stiffness, and paralysis with subsequent atrophy of several groups of muscles.
UMDC code : 22430