Maternal pertussis vaccination reduces risk for newborns by more than 90 percent -- MEDICA Trade Fair

Maternal pertussis vaccination reduces risk for newborns by more than 90 percent

04/03/2017

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Pertussis, or whooping cough, is a respiratory infection caused by the bacteria Bordetella pertussis that can affect persons of any age, but is particularly virulent and life-threatening in infants; © panthermedia.net/Uberimages