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What is the treatment for poliomyelitis?
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The goal of treatment is to control symptoms while the infection runs its course.
People with severe cases may need lifesaving measures, especially breathing help. Symptoms are treated based on their severity. Treatment may include: antibiotics for urinary infections, pain meds, physical rx, orthopedic surgery assistance with muscle recovery/strength.

In brief: See below:
The goal of treatment is to control symptoms while the infection runs its course.
People with severe cases may need lifesaving measures, especially breathing help. Symptoms are treated based on their severity. Treatment may include: antibiotics for urinary infections, pain meds, physical rx, orthopedic surgery assistance with muscle recovery/strength.
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