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What is pertussis ?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Whooping cough

It's another name for whooping cough, a serious bacterial infection of the respiratory tract caused by bordatella pertussis.
I'm afraid it's making a comeback because of misguided parents who don't vaccinate their children.

In brief: Whooping cough

It's another name for whooping cough, a serious bacterial infection of the respiratory tract caused by bordatella pertussis.
I'm afraid it's making a comeback because of misguided parents who don't vaccinate their children.
Dr. Joel Gallant
Dr. Joel Gallant
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Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Internal Medicine

In brief: Whooping cough?

The bacteria that causes whooping cough is called bortadella pertussis.

In brief: Whooping cough?

The bacteria that causes whooping cough is called bortadella pertussis.
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
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