[Diphtheria antitoxin levels in Japanese adults (10-20 years after the last vaccination)].

The serum diphtheria antitoxin levels in Japanese adults were investigated and the persistence of diphtheria toxoid effect was evaluated. The subjects consisted of 56 volunteers (20-31 years of age) who had received regular inoculations of diphtheria and pertussis vaccine (I and II or III phases). They had been immunized according to the Vaccination Law… CONTINUE READING