English to Afrikaans Meaning :: diphtheria

Diphtheria :
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- witseerkeel
 

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Noun(1) acute contagious infection caused by the bacterium Corynebacterium diphtheriae; marked by the formation of a false membrane in the throat and other air passages causing difficulty in breathing

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(1) Parents often wonder why it takes a year or more and multiple shots to fully immunize their children against diseases like diphtheria and pertussis.(2) It provides immunity to polio, as well as diphtheria , tetanus, pertussis and Hib.(3) There was no report on diphtheria , rabies, tetanus or whooping cough during the study period.(4) First or second degree block, however, can occur with rheumatic carditis, diphtheria , digoxin overdose, and congenital heart defects.(5) Epidemics such as influenza, pneumonia, diphtheria , scarlet fever, and typhoid took a deadly toll.(6) Many children succumb to diarrhea, diphtheria , pertussis, tetanus, measles and malnutrition.(7) Pasteur went on to discover vaccinations for chicken pox, cholera, diphtheria , anthrax and rabies.(8) Some bacteria, such as those that cause tetanus and diphtheria , produce powerful toxins.(9) That was when whooping cough, measles, mumps, rubella, polio, diphtheria and smallpox were routine.(10) Typhus cases shot through the roof, as did diphtheria , relapsing fever, dysentery, cholera and so on.(11) The serum was also used in vaccines against measles, mumps, rubella, diphtheria and whooping cough until as late as 1993.(12) Vaccinations are free and compulsory for tuberculosis, diphtheria , polio, yellow fever, and measles, mumps, and rubella.(13) That's because children were vulnerable to infectious diseases such as scarlet fever, diphtheria , whooping cough and measles.(14) Indeed, no case of tetanus, diphtheria or whooping cough was reported over the two years under study.(15) A balanced diet can lower the risk of infectious diseases and this is apparent in the reduction of diseases such as cholera, diphtheria and polio in England.(16) Among vaccine-preventable childhood diseases, only measles was reported, but no diphtheria , tetanus or whooping cough.
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