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Chemical Diphtheria Toxoid

Name Diphtheria Toxoid
Equivalent Terms Diphtheria Vaccine | Toxoid, Diphtheria | Vaccine, Diphtheria
Definition 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.
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MeSH® ID D004168
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View node Diphtheria-Tetanus-acellular Pertussis Vaccines Has associated genes Has associated diseases
View node Diphtheria-Tetanus-Pertussis Vaccine
View node Diphtheria-Tetanus Vaccine
  DTPolio vaccine
  Haemophilus influenzae type b-polysaccharide vaccine-diphtheria toxoid conjugate
  polyribose-ribitol phosphate-diphtheria toxoid conjugate
  succinylated diphtheria toxoid