"Diphtheria Toxoid" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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The formaldehyde-inactivated toxin of Corynebacterium diphtheriae. It is generally used in mixtures with TETANUS TOXOID and PERTUSSIS VACCINE; (DTP); or with tetanus toxoid alone (DT for pediatric use and Td, which contains 5- to 10-fold less diphtheria toxoid, for other use). Diphtheria toxoid is used for the prevention of diphtheria; DIPHTHERIA ANTITOXIN is for treatment.
- Diphtheria Toxoid
- Toxoid, Diphtheria
- Diphtheria Vaccine
- Vaccine, Diphtheria
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Diphtheria Toxoid" by people in Profiles.
Coeshott CM, Smithson SL, Verderber E, Samaniego A, Blonder JM, Rosenthal GJ, Westerink MA. Pluronic F127-based systemic vaccine delivery systems. Vaccine. 2004 Jun 23; 22(19):2396-405.
Fryauff DJ, Cryz SJ, Widjaja H, Mouzin E, Church LW, Sutamihardja MA, Richards AL, Subianto B, Hoffman SL. Humoral immune response to tetanus-diphtheria vaccine given during extended use of chloroquine or primaquine malaria chemoprophylaxis. J Infect Dis. 1998 Jun; 177(6):1762-5.
Fryauff DJ, Church LW, Richards AL, Widjaja H, Mouzin E, Ratiwayanto S, Hadiputranto H, Sutamihardja MA, Richie TL, Subianto B, Tjitra E, Hoffman SL. Lymphocyte response to tetanus toxoid among Indonesian men immunized with tetanus-diphtheria during extended chloroquine or primaquine prophylaxis. J Infect Dis. 1997 Dec; 176(6):1644-8.
Pinson JB, Weart CW. New considerations for Haemophilus influenzae type b vaccination. Clin Pharm. 1992 Apr; 11(4):332-6.
Pandey JP, Fudenberg HH, Virella G, Kyong CU, Loadholt CB, Galbraith RM, Gotschlich EC, Parke JC. Association between immunoglobulin allotypes and immune responses to Haemophilus influenzae and Meningococcus polysaccharides. Lancet. 1979 Jan 27; 1(8109):190-2.