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Diagnostic Tests for Post-polio syndrome

Post-polio syndrome: Diagnostic Tests

The list of diagnostic tests mentioned in various sources as used in the diagnosis of Post-polio syndrome includes:

Tests and diagnosis discussion for Post-polio syndrome:

The only way to be sure a person has PPS is through a neurological examination aided by other laboratory studies (for example, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), neuroimaging, electrophysiological studies, and muscle biopsies or spinal fluid analysis). (Source: excerpt from NINDS Post-Polio Syndrome Information Page: NINDS)


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