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How are vaccines made that prevent diphtheria?

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Dr. Scott Katz
Pediatrics
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In brief: Inactive

All diptheria containing vaccines are inactive, meaning the infectious agent has been altered so that it cannot cause disease, but can stimulate an immune response.

In brief: Inactive

All diptheria containing vaccines are inactive, meaning the infectious agent has been altered so that it cannot cause disease, but can stimulate an immune response.
Dr. Scott Katz
Dr. Scott Katz
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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice

In brief: Diphtheria vaccine

Yes, it is part of the tetanus or the tdap vaccine.
You get it every ten years.

In brief: Diphtheria vaccine

Yes, it is part of the tetanus or the tdap vaccine.
You get it every ten years.
Dr. Robert Killian
Dr. Robert Killian
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