Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
Poliomyelitis, or polio, is a highly contagious disease that is caused by a virus that attacks the body's nervous system.
Peripheral neuropathy is a disorder that occurs when your peripheral nerves malfunction because they're damaged.
Rheumatic fever is a complication of strep throat. If it's left untreated, it can cause permanent damage to your heart. Find out about symptoms and treatment.
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