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WHO holds emergency meeting on cross-border spread of polio

By Reuters | Mon, 28 Apr 2014 13:52 PM
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* Polio is highly contagious, children especially at risk

* Geneva meeting to assess consequences of recent outbreaks

By Kate Kelland

LONDON, April 28 (Reuters) - The World Health Organisation (WHO) began an emergency meeting with experts on Monday on how to halt the spread of the crippling polio virus across international borders in Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

Polio passes easily...

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