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Pertussis vaccine
Vaccine description
Target disease Bordetella pertussis
Type  ?
Identifiers
CAS number  ?
ATC code J07AJ01 J07AJ02
PubChem  ?
Therapeutic considerations
Pregnancy cat.  ?
Legal status
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Pertussis vaccine is a vaccine used against Bordetella pertussis. [1]

It is a component of the DPT vaccine.

Older versions of the vaccine involved inactivated cells. Newer versions are acellular, and are less likely to provoke a febrile state.

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