pneumococcal conjugate vaccine


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pneumococcal conjugate vaccine

A pneumococcal vaccine used for active immunization of infants and toddlers.
See: PCV7, PCV13
See also: vaccine
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Direct and indirect effects of routine vaccination of children with 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on incidence of invasive pneumococcal disease--United States, 1998-2003.
Impact of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and of reduction of antibiotic use on nasopharyngeal carriage of nonsusceptible pneumococci in children with acute otitis media.
Epidemiology of invasive pneumococcal disease among adult patients in Barcelona before and after pediatric 7-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine introduction, 1997-2007.
Advances in pneumococcal vaccines: the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine received market authorization in Europe.
PCV: Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV) is a vaccine used to protect infants and young children against disease caused by the bacterium Streptococcus pneumoniae (pneumococcus).
Incidence of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV-7) serotypes in the United States during the era of widespread PCV-7 vaccination, 1998-2004.
It is the most widely used pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in the world, and more than 500 million doses of Prevnar/Prevnar 13 have been distributed worldwide.
Long-term effects of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on nasopharyngeal carriage of S.
During the campaign, he said, Polio, Measles, Diphtheria, Tetanus,HepatitisB Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine and Tuberculosis vaccinations were being administered to the children below two years of age.
Rationale for pneumococcal conjugate vaccine and rotavirus vaccine introduction into public immunisation programmes
In the Kingdom, following the approval of the Ministry of Health, Pfizer has now launched the adult indication of its pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (PCV), against invasive pneumococcal disease for adults of 50 years and older.

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