Disease Information for Immunizations

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Fever
Fever Febrile Possible
Flu-Like Syndrome
High body temperature
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Acute inflammatory markers elevated (Lab)
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Erythema nodosum
Guillain-Barre syndrome
Lipoid nephrosis/Minimal change disease
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Drugs
DRUG/Biologicals/serums/vaccines/blood products (cat)
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Definition

Deliberate stimulation of the host's immune response. Active immunization involves administration of antigens or immunologic adjuvants. Passive immunization involves administration of immune sera or lymphocytes or their extracts (e.g., transfer factor, immune RNA) or transplantation of immunocompetent cell producing tissue (thymus or bone marrow).

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NGC (National Guideline Clearinghouse)
Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
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