Polio symptoms
Polio

Symptoms could include:

  • Being tired is the familiar aftermath of physical exertion, prolonged labor or lack of sleep. When does being tired become a symptom of a condition? Fatigue, malaise, lassitude, exhaustion are all subtle variations of the same subjective feelings of not having enough energy to meet the demands of one's life.
    Source:Healthline
    Date:September 30, 2007
  • True muscle weakness means that full effort does not produce a normal muscle contraction or movement. A voluntary muscle contraction is generated when the brain sends a signal through the spinal cord and nerves to a muscle.
    Source:Healthline
    Date:September 30, 2007
  • Muscle aches, or myalgia, are extremely common. Almost everybody has experienced discomfort in their muscles at some point.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Pain or discomfort anywhere in the leg can range from a dull ache to an intense stabbing sensation. Most leg pain occurs due to overuse or minor injuries. The discomfort often disappears within a short time and can be eased with home remedies.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Muscle stiffness is feeling of tension and contraction in the muscles, that may limit normal range of motion. Sometimes muscles feel stiff after periods of vigorous use, for example athletic activities, physical labor or weight lifting.
    Source:Healthline
    Date:December 31, 2007
  • Muscle stiffness is when your muscles feel tight and you find it more difficult to move than usual, especially after rest. You may also have muscle pains, cramping, and discomfort.
    Source:HLCMS
  • When your muscles contract, become stiff, or spasm involuntarily, it's called spasticity. Spasticity can make it difficult to walk, move, or talk. It can be uncomfortable and painful at times.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Vomiting, or throwing up, is a forceful discharge of stomach contents. It can be a one-time event linked to something that doesn't settle right in the stomach. Recurrent vomiting may be cause by underlying medical conditions. Frequent vomiting may...
    Source:HLCMS
  • Pharyngitis is inflammation of the pharynx, which is in the back of the throat. It's often referred to simply as ''sore throat.'' Get the facts on how to treat and prevent it.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Malaise is a feeling of overall discomfort, illness, or simply not feeling well.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Charley horse is another name for a muscle spasm. Charley horses can occur in virtually any muscle, but they are most common in the legs. These spasms are marked by extremely uncomfortable muscle contractions.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Drooling is defined as saliva flowing outside of your mouth unintentionally. It's often a result of weak or underdeveloped muscles around your mouth or having too much saliva.
    Source:HLCMS
  • Muscle rigidity is an alteration of muscle tone in which the muscles are in an involuntary state of continual tension. Muscle rigidity can be a manifestation of neurological damage (basal ganglia diseases) or a side effect of certain medications.
    Source:Healthline
    Date:October 31, 2007
  • Bowel movements normally occur at approximately the same time each day. The feces (stool) itself should be soft enough that it can be passed without straining.
    Source:Healthline
    Date:September 30, 2007
  • Sometimes a person feels hot to touch due to illness or environmental situation that causes elevated core temperature. A compounding factor can be dehydration (lack of fluids.
    Source:Healthline
  • Abdominal distention, gaseous often results from overeating or from swallowing air, but can be a sign of a more serious medical condition, such as bowel obstruction. Eating certain foods such as legumes (beans) can cause abdominal distention due to intestinal gas.
    Source:Healthline
    Date:September 30, 2007
  • Muscle function loss occurs when your muscles don't work or move normally. Complete muscle function loss, or paralysis, is a complete loss of muscle function, in which you can't contract your muscles normally.
    Source:HLCMS
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