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What is prophylactic treatment?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Prophylaxis

Prophylaxis is preventative therapy which can be from the use of antimicrobial agents, Immune Globulin or vaccines.
By giving one or more of these agents, an infection can be prevented or minimized.

In brief: Prophylaxis

Prophylaxis is preventative therapy which can be from the use of antimicrobial agents, Immune Globulin or vaccines.
By giving one or more of these agents, an infection can be prevented or minimized.
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