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Are diphtheria outbreaks common in developed countries?
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Dr. Brian Affleck
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Diphtheria
No, because we have a DTP or diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis vaccine available.
Undeveloped countries don't have the same level of vaccination and still do see problems with all of these infections.

In brief: Diphtheria
No, because we have a DTP or diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis vaccine available.
Undeveloped countries don't have the same level of vaccination and still do see problems with all of these infections.
Dr. Brian Affleck
Dr. Brian Affleck
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Depends/ definition
Some cases are seen in areas of the former soviet union, as well as asia, latin america, the middle east.

In brief: Depends/ definition
Some cases are seen in areas of the former soviet union, as well as asia, latin america, the middle east.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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