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Disease Prevented by Vaccines

What are the vaccines a Bangladeshi kid receive?

A Bangladeshi kid receives vaccines against 9 diseases:

  1. Tuberculosis,
  2. Polio,
  3. Diphtheria,
  4. Pertussis,
  5. Tetanus,
  6. Hepatitis B,
  7. Influenza type B infection,
  8. Measles and
  9. Rubella.

Vaccine against Rubella is the latest vaccine added to schedule. Government of Bangladesh is now preparing launching of the 10th vaccine against Pneumococcus.

 

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