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DPT

 
diphtheria, pertussis, and tetanus; used in reference to triple-antigen immunization against these diseases.

DPT

Abbreviation for diphtheria-pertussis-tetanus (vaccine). See: diphtheria toxoid, tetanus toxoid, pertussis vaccine.

DPT

diphtheria-pertussis-tetanus (diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and pertussis vaccine).

diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and pertussis vaccine (DPT)

an active immunizing agent.
indications It is prescribed for the routine immunization of children less than 6 years of age against diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis.
contraindications Immunosuppressive therapy, active infection, or neurological disorders prohibit its use.
adverse effect The most serious adverse reaction is anaphylaxis.

DPT

Abbreviation for:
Demerol, Phenergan, Thorazine
diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus vaccine
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DPT

Abbreviation for diphtheria-pertussis-tetanus (vaccine)
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