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Year : 2012  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 84-85

Polio eradication: Current status and challenges

Medical Practitioner and Independent Medical Researcher, Kolkata, India

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Soumyadeep Bhaumik
Independent Medical Researcher, 2, Amalangshu Sen Road, Kolkata, West Bengal
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/2249-4863.104936

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For more than two decades mankind has been dreaming of a "polio-free world." However the dream is yet to be realized owing to various problems related to transmission of wild polio virus transmission as well as vaccine-derived polio virus. These problems are as much scientific as human. The article briefly discusses the current status of polio control across the globe, and various challenges associated with it in a nation-wise manner.

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