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TD

abbr.
1. tank destroyer
2. touchdown
3. Treasury Department

td

the internet domain name for
(Computer Science) Chad

TD

abbreviation for
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) (in Ireland) Teachta Dála
2. technical drawing
3. (Military) (in Britain) Territorial Decoration
4. (American Football) Also: td touchdown
[(sense 1) Irish Gaelic: member of the Dáil]

TD

1. touchdown.
2. Also, T.D. Treasury Department.

T/D

time deposit.
Translations

Td

abbr tetanus-diphtheria. V. vaccine.
References in periodicals archive ?
Because many community members reported having had pertussis disease and were opposed to receiving pertussis vaccine, 17 (36%) persons received age-appropriate tetanus and diphtheria toxoids without pertussis vaccine (DT or Td).
Reference to a specified interval between tetanus and between tetanus and diphtheria toxoids (Td) and Tdap vaccination has been removed, so Tdap can be administered without regard for the interval since the last dose of Td (or T).
As of March 2004, 21 states had reported clusters and single cases of such errors, including a cluster with an undisclosed number of patients who mistakenly received tetanus and diphtheria toxoids vaccine for adult use (adsorbed) and experienced skin reactions that were interpreted as a positive tuberculin skin test; the patients were subsequently treated with isoniazid until the error was discovered.
Aventis Pasteur has increased its supply of Tetanus and Diphtheria Toxoids Adsorbed for Adult Use (Td) in sufficient quantities to allow office-based physicians to order it for priority use in adolescents and adults.
Tetanus and diphtheria toxoids (Td) are recommended at age 11-12 years if at least 5 years have elapsed since the last dose of diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and pertussis vaccine (DTP), DTaP, or diphtheria and tetanus toxoids (DT).
A 3-dose series of adult tetanus and diphtheria toxoids (Td) is recommended for those who have not had a primary series or whose vaccination history is uncertain.
All adults should complete a primary series of tetanus and diphtheria toxoids [followed by] a booster every 10 years.
NYSE: MRK) announced today that they have entered into an agreement that provides Merck with exclusive rights to market and distribute MBL's tetanus and diphtheria toxoids adsorbed (Td) vaccine in the United States, with the exception of Massachusetts, where MBL will continue distributing the vaccine.
within 21 days or [less than or equal to] 2 years) between receipt of tetanus and diphtheria toxoids (Td) and Tdap or Tdap-inactivated polio vaccine in healthy, nonpregnant adolescents and adults found no serious adverse events (21-23).