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I am already ill, will diphtheria cause complications?
2 doctors weighed in

Dr. Cornelia Franz
Pediatrics
In brief: It could
Do you have diphtheria? Or are you asking a general question? If you have diphtheria pleas see a doctor for treatment to prevent complications.

In brief: It could
Do you have diphtheria? Or are you asking a general question? If you have diphtheria pleas see a doctor for treatment to prevent complications.
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Thank
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
In brief: Yes
Diphtheria is a serious infection whether you are already ill or not.
Dpt vaccine prevents diphtheria and you should get vaccinated, if you did not get it while you were a child.

In brief: Yes
Diphtheria is a serious infection whether you are already ill or not.
Dpt vaccine prevents diphtheria and you should get vaccinated, if you did not get it while you were a child.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Thank
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