What is Dpt?

Dpt is an abbreviation for diphteria-pertussis-tetanus (vaccine).

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Hi, my 6 year old daughter was scratched by another girl while playing in a park. Does she need tetanus booster? She had her last tetanus shot as...

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Please give the DPT which was supposed to be given at 5 years

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Hi... Please give the regular DPT which was supposed...

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Can you get dpt vaccanation if you have a cold

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Depends on the clinical symptoms&presence of fever...

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It depends on the severity of the cold and if the patient...

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my girl is 4 month old
she's have a swelling from last 15 days on left leg due to dpt vaccination ??...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
swelling following dpt vaccination is common; dont worry

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