DPT vaccine(redirected from Diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis vaccine)
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Variant of DTP vaccine.
abbreviation for diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and pertussis vaccine.
An obsolete combination of diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and killed pertussis bacilli. It is no longer given in pediatric immunizations because of the superiority of DTaP, a vaccine that contains only acellular pertussis.
See also: vaccine