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Is it dangerous to have a whooping cough or diphtheria? Can you have had it before?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Dangerous?Definitely

Diphtheria and whooping cough are still dreadful when young chldren are infected.
Reinfection is possible since no permanent immunity is conferred by natural disease.

In brief: Dangerous?Definitely

Diphtheria and whooping cough are still dreadful when young chldren are infected.
Reinfection is possible since no permanent immunity is conferred by natural disease.
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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