oral poliovirus vaccine

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Related to Poliovirus vaccines: poliomyelitis vaccine
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Noun1.oral poliovirus vaccine - an oral vaccine (containing live but weakened poliovirus) that is given to provide immunity to poliomyelitis
poliovirus vaccine - vaccine prepared from poliovirus to provide immunity to poliomyelitis
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After the introduction of the VFC program at the national level, racial/ethnic disparities in childhood immunization coverage do not exist for measles-mumps-rubella and poliovirus vaccines.
After the introduction of the VFC Program, racial/ethnic disparities in childhood immunization coverage do not exist for measles-mumps-rubella and poliovirus vaccines.
Such unnaturally high antibody levels offer advantages such as mucosal immunity due to IgG 'spill over' as in the case of hepatitis A and poliovirus vaccines.