The following Conditions are related to Stiffness

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  • Polio

    The symptoms of polio can vary depending on the severity of the infection. In some cases, polio may cause no symptoms at all. However, in more severe cases, symptoms may include: 1. Fever 2. Fatigue 3. Headache 4. Sore throat 5. Stiff neck and back 6. Muscle weakness or paralysis, usually in the legs 7. Muscle pain or tenderness 8. Difficulty swallowing or breathing 9. Abnormal refle  Read More

  • Tetanus

    Yes, there is a vaccine for tetanus that can prevent the disease. If someone is infected with tetanus, they may be treated with medications such as antibiotics to kill the bacteria that causes the infection, as well as medications to manage symptoms such as muscle spasms and pain. In severe cases, a tetanus antitoxin may also be given to neutralize the toxins produced by the bacteria. Treatment for tetanus is typically done in a hospital setti  Read More