Diphtheria

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ECDC survey shows gaps in diphtheria diagnostic capacity across Europe

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Communicable disease threats report, 9 July - 15 July 2017, week 28

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Gap analysis on securing diphtheria diagnostic capacity and diphtheria antitoxin availability in the EU/EEA

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Diphtheria - Annual Epidemiological Report 2016 [2014 data]

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Communicable disease threats report, 9 July - 15 July 2017, week 28

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Gap analysis on securing diphtheria diagnostic capacity and diphtheria antitoxin availability in the EU/EEA

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Diphtheria - Annual Epidemiological Report 2016 [2014 data]

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Communicable disease threats report, 27 March to 2 April 2016, week 13

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ECDC survey shows gaps in diphtheria diagnostic capacity across Europe

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Summary of public health threats, CDTR week 13/2016

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A fatal case of diphtheria in Belgium underlines the importance of immunisation and access to diphtheria antitoxin

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Summary of public health threats, CDTR week 31/2015

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Mar 2011

Event

First annual meeting of the European Diphtheria Surveillance Network

17 Mar 2011
ECDC premises, Stockholm

Data

Vaccination schedule platform

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Factsheet about diphtheria

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