active prophylaxis

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ac·tive pro·phy·lax·is

use of an antigenic (immunogenic) agent to stimulate the immunologic mechanism.
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"Immunization vaccination rates among children are not what they should be--especially for those with chronic medical conditions, such as asthma," said Dr.
Taha Ahmed, director of vaccine management at the immunization program, told Saba that the shipment included routine immunization vaccinations for children under the year.
The meeting was informed that the mother and child mortality rate has been significantly reduced due to trained birth attendants and immunization vaccinations. More than one million children are protected every year from deadly diseases including measles, polio and pneumonia by providing them timely vaccinations.
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