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immunogen consisting of a suspension of weakened or dead pathogenic cells injected in order to stimulate the production of antibodies

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She is allergic to another vaccine that interacts with the diphtheria vaccine.
In April, the tetanus and diphtheria vaccine will be distributed in the Dominican Republic, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan.
Other vaccines, such as the diphtheria vaccine, consist of a synthetic version of a protein or other molecule normally made by the pathogen.
The seven-week-old boy was taken to an Edinburgh doctor's surgery for his diphtheria vaccine.
Next on the list is anyone who received fewer than three tetanus or diphtheria vaccine doses, followed by pregnant women and people who are at occupational risk for tetanus-prone injuries and are due for their 10-year boosters.
Department of Health officials today moved to reassure travellers after it emerged some GPs had been using diphtheria vaccine which was past its recommended use-by date.
The tetanus diphtheria vaccine is contraindicated in patients with hypersensitivity to any component of the vaccine or who have had a severe allergic reaction after a previous dose of this vaccine or any other Td vaccine.
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Tetanus And Diphtheria Vaccine To TNMSC, Chennai.
Women more commonly work as caregivers in domestic and health care settings, consultation rates are usually higher among women, and men are more likely to have received diphtheria vaccine during military service.
In addition, antibody responses to the tetanus and diphtheria components were comparable to the levels achieved with a licensed tetanus and diphtheria vaccine.
The adult formula of the tetanus and diphtheria toxoids and acellular pertussis vaccine (Tdap) can be given to children and adolescents starting at 18 months after a children's formula tetanus and diphtheria vaccine, said Dr.
Tenders are invited for Invitation Of Limited Tender For The Supply Of TETANUS AND DIPHTHERIA VACCINE To TNMSC, Chennai.
The Expanded Programme of Immunization of the World Health Organization recommends 3 doses of the diphtheria, pertussis, and tetanus (DPT) vaccine starting at 6 weeks of age with additional doses of diphtheria vaccine in countries where resources permit (1).
In the latest incident, a seven-week-old baby girl was given the controversial MMR jab instead of the diphtheria vaccine.
Comment: Decavac contains the same tetanus and diphtheria components used in the manufacturer's previous tetanus and diphtheria vaccine, but it is now preservative free.
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