- DT (diphtheria and tetanus) vaccine does not protect from pertussis and is usually reserved for individuals who have had a significant adverse reaction to a DPT shot or who have a personal or family history of a
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Immunization during pregnancy — Immunization during pregnancy, that is the administration of a vaccine to a pregnant woman, is not a routine event as it is generally preferred to administer vaccines either prior to conception or in the postpartum period. When widespread… … Wikipedia
immunization — n. the act of making immune (especially by inoculation). Syn: immunisation. [WordNet 1.5] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
immunization — immunization. См. иммунизация. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) … Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.
Immunization, Haemophilus influenzae type B (HIB) — Immunization designed to prevent diseases caused by Haemophilus influenzae type B (HIB), a bacteria responsible for a range of serious invasive diseases including meningitis with potential brain damage and epiglottitis with airway obstruction.… … Medical dictionary
immunization — index tolerance Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
immunization — (n.) 1893, from IMMUNIZE (Cf. immunize) + ATION (Cf. ation) … Etymology dictionary
immunization — (Amer.) imÂ·muÂ·niÂ·zaÂ·tion || â€šÉªmjÉ™nÉ™ zeÉªÊƒn / jÊŠnaÉª z n. process of rendering insusceptible to a disease (also immunisation) … English contemporary dictionary
Immunization — For|financial immunization|Immunization (finance)Immunization, or immunisation, is the process by which an individual s immune system becomes fortified against an agent (known as the immunogen).When an immune system is exposed to molecules that… … Wikipedia
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immunization — /im yeuh neuh zay sheuhn, i myooh /, n. 1. the fact or process of becoming immune, as against a disease. 2. Finance. a method of protection against fluctuating bond interest rates by investing in securities having different yields and terms.… … Universalium
Immunization Alliance — The Immunization Alliance is an American vaccine advocacy consortium, assembled under auspices of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) in May 2008. The Immunization Alliance has called for a governmental information campaign, ongoing research … Wikipedia