Home / Biology MCQs / Question

(A) Polimyletis
(B) Malaria
(C) Whooping cough
(D) Ring worm
Correct Answer - Option(A)
Share This:  

Share in MCQ Buddy Groups

Share

Explanation:

Poliomyelitis, often called polio or infantile paralysis, is an acute, viral, infectious disease spread from person to person, primarily via the fecal-oral route. The term derives from the Greek polias, meaning "grey", myelOs, referring to the grey matter of the spinal cord, and the suffixitis, which denotes inflammation., i.e., inflammation of the spinal cord's grey matter, although a severe infection can extend into the brainstem and even higher structures, resulting in polioencephalitis, producing apnea that requires mechanical assistance such as an iron lung

You must be Logged in to update hint/solution

Discusssion

Login to discuss.