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Can the whooping cough be fatal to children?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Yes

If memory serves me well we lost about 40 in 2014 among the 30-40 thousand cases reported.
Sad because we were down to no deaths in the 2500 or so cases in the 90's. It is most deadly under age 6m. Sad that so many people skipped vaccines and brought this back.

In brief: Yes

If memory serves me well we lost about 40 in 2014 among the 30-40 thousand cases reported.
Sad because we were down to no deaths in the 2500 or so cases in the 90's. It is most deadly under age 6m. Sad that so many people skipped vaccines and brought this back.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
Pediatrics

In brief: Whooping cough

Can result in death in infants especially in the first few months of life.

In brief: Whooping cough

Can result in death in infants especially in the first few months of life.
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
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