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Chemical Poliovirus Vaccine, Oral

Name Poliovirus Vaccine, Oral
Equivalent Terms Oral Poliovirus Vaccine | Sabin Vaccine | Vaccine, Oral Poliovirus | Vaccine, Sabin
Definition A live vaccine containing attenuated poliovirus, types I, II, and III, grown in monkey kidney cell tissue culture, used for routine immunization of children against polio. This vaccine induces long-lasting intestinal and humoral immunity. Killed vaccine induces only humoral immunity. Oral poliovirus vaccine should not be administered to immunocompromised individuals or their household contacts. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D011055
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Poliovirus Vaccine, Oral
  Z5181
  Z5285