"Diphtheria Toxoid" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The formaldehyde-inactivated toxin of Corynebacterium diphtheriae. It is generally used in mixtures with TETANUS TOXOID and PERTUSSIS VACCINE; (DTP); or with tetanus toxoid alone (DT for pediatric use and Td, which contains 5- to 10-fold less diphtheria toxoid, for other use). Diphtheria toxoid is used for the prevention of diphtheria; DIPHTHERIA ANTITOXIN is for treatment.
- Diphtheria Toxoid
- Toxoid, Diphtheria
- Diphtheria Vaccine
- Vaccine, Diphtheria
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Molrine DC, Hibberd PL. Vaccines for transplant recipients. Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2001 Mar; 15(1):273-305, xii.
Ambrosino DM, Bolon D, Collard H, Van Etten R, Kanchana MV, Finberg RW. Effect of Haemophilus influenzae polysaccharide outer membrane protein complex conjugate vaccine on macrophages. J Immunol. 1992 Dec 15; 149(12):3978-83.
Flanagan PJ, Alario AJ, O'Shea JS, Peter G. Pediatricians' recommendations for antipyretic agents with DTP immunizations: a survey of current practice. Am J Dis Child. 1989 May; 143(5):517-8.