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How common is diphtheria in the united states?

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Dr. Maureen Mays
Clinical Lipidology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Fortunately-not very

There have been only 3 cases in the us between 2000 and 2007.
Here's more information for you: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/diphtheria.

In brief: Fortunately-not very

There have been only 3 cases in the us between 2000 and 2007.
Here's more information for you: http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/diphtheria.
Dr. Maureen Mays
Dr. Maureen Mays
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Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree

In brief: 55 cases in 30 yrs

From 1980 to 2010, there were 55 cases of diphtheria reported to the cdc.

In brief: 55 cases in 30 yrs

From 1980 to 2010, there were 55 cases of diphtheria reported to the cdc.
Dr. Carlo Hatem
Dr. Carlo Hatem
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