"Poliovirus Vaccine, Oral" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A live vaccine containing attenuated poliovirus, types I, II, and III, grown in monkey kidney cell tissue culture, used for routine immunization of children against polio. This vaccine induces long-lasting intestinal and humoral immunity. Killed vaccine induces only humoral immunity. Oral poliovirus vaccine should not be administered to immunocompromised individuals or their household contacts. (Dorland, 28th ed)
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- Poliovirus Vaccine, Oral
- Oral Poliovirus Vaccine
- Vaccine, Oral Poliovirus
- Sabin Vaccine
- Vaccine, Sabin
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Poliovirus Vaccine, Oral" by people in Profiles.
Fish EN, Flanagan KL, Furman D, Klein SL, Kollmann TR, Jeppesen DL, Levy O, Marchant A, Namachivayam S, Netea MG, Plebanski M, Rowland-Jones SL, Selin LK, Shann F, Whittle HC. Changing oral vaccine to inactivated polio vaccine might increase mortality. Lancet. 2016 Mar 12; 387(10023):1054-1055.
Lakhiani CN, Vivier PM, Alario AJ, Simon P, Diana BJ, Peter G. Analysis of the transition from oral polio vaccine to inactivated polio vaccine for primary immunization in a hospital-based primary care practice. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2000 Jun; 19(6):575-6.