In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1polio feminine(vaccine) (before noun) contra la polio(epidemic) de polio
- People who have abortive polio or nonparalytic polio usually make a full recovery.
- Unless polio is eliminated in India and Nigeria, global eradication cannot be achieved.
- She suffered polio, double pneumonia and scarlet fever, which rendered her left leg useless.
- Precautions should be taken against cholera, hepatitis, typhoid and polio throughout the region.
- Some symptoms are like polio, so it was originally thought to be due to a virus.
- It was there, in 1954, that she contracted polio from a patient, becoming the last person in Oxford to get it.
- He has also been preparing by becoming inoculated against rabies, polio and typhoid.
- Beyond polio and guinea worm, the current list of potentially eradicable human pathogens is quite short.
- Even in 1958, when she had had polio, she felt it was something of a curiosity and a disease doctors knew little about.
- Diseases that we in the West think are gone, like small pox and polio are still rampant in this country.
- It was the first confirmed case of polio, which mainly affects children under the age of five, in the country for three years.
- The first symptoms of polio are fever, sore throat, headache and a stiff neck.
- There now seems a real prospect that, like smallpox, polio may be eradicated entirely from the world.
- The tactical application of immunization is the only way to eradicate polio.
- His medical training at Cambridge University was interrupted by polio.
- There are few medicines used to treat diseases like malaria, tuberculosis and polio that have patents on them now.
- In India I have grown used to giving lectures on polio and other topics with only a moment's notice and without slides.
- Sandy spent his younger years in India where he suffered from polio.
- Mr Baker blames the polio for his appetite for tough challenges.
- If polio is stamped out, it will become only the second major human disease to be wiped off the face of the earth.
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