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diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis: a mixed vaccine of inactivated diphtheria and tetanus toxoids and pertussis vaccine, used for primary immunization.
DPT N ABBR
=diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus
→ vacuna f trivalente
DPT [ˌdiːpiːˈtiː] n abbr
(=diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus
) → DT Coq m
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A: My first-borh son was left with multiple learning disabilities after a reaction in 1980 to his fourth D.
He had had a severe local reaction at the site of the injection of his thired D.
Other countries in Western Europe and Japan suspended D.
One reason American doctors have difficulty believing that vaccine reactions exist to any great extent is that the D.