Translation of diphtheria in Spanish:

diphtheria

difteria, n.

Pronunciation: /dɪpˈθɪriə//dɪfˈθɪərɪə//dɪpˈθɪərɪə//dɪfˈθɪriə/

noun

  • 1

    difteria feminine
    • Many children succumb to diarrhea, diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, measles and malnutrition.
    • That's because children were vulnerable to infectious diseases such as scarlet fever, diphtheria, whooping cough and measles.
    • It provides immunity to polio, as well as diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis and Hib.
    • Pasteur went on to discover vaccinations for chicken pox, cholera, diphtheria, anthrax and rabies.
    • Possible reactions to immunisation against diphtheria and tetanus and pertussis include fever, vomiting, and listlessness.
    • Epidemics such as influenza, pneumonia, diphtheria, scarlet fever, and typhoid took a deadly toll.
    • 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.
    • Typhus cases shot through the roof, as did diphtheria, relapsing fever, dysentery, cholera and so on.
    • First or second degree block, however, can occur with rheumatic carditis, diphtheria, digoxin overdose, and congenital heart defects.
    • Parents often wonder why it takes a year or more and multiple shots to fully immunize their children against diseases like diphtheria and pertussis.
    • The serum was also used in vaccines against measles, mumps, rubella, diphtheria and whooping cough until as late as 1993.
    • Some bacteria, such as those that cause tetanus and diphtheria, produce powerful toxins.
    • Among vaccine-preventable childhood diseases, only measles was reported, but no diphtheria, tetanus or whooping cough.
    • That was when whooping cough, measles, mumps, rubella, polio, diphtheria and smallpox were routine.
    • Vaccinations are free and compulsory for tuberculosis, diphtheria, polio, yellow fever, and measles, mumps, and rubella.
    • Indeed, no case of tetanus, diphtheria or whooping cough was reported over the two years under study.
    • There was no report on diphtheria, rabies, tetanus or whooping cough during the study period.
    • A study in Benin failed to show that vaccination for diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis, and polio was associated with reduced mortality from other conditions.
    • For nearly 50 years Australian babies have been routinely vaccinated against diphtheria, pertussis and tetanus.
    • Consider this, some of the worst diseases of the 20th century - tuberculosis, diphtheria and pneumonia were not cured with the help of animal testing.