Immunocompromised Travelers | CDC Yellow Book 2024

Cancer Chemotherapeutic Agents Cancer chemotherapeutic agents are classified as severely immunosuppressive, as demonstrated by increased rates of opportunistic infections and blunting of responses to certain vaccines among patient groups. Some of these agents are less immunosuppressive than others (e.g., tamoxifen and trastuzumab, given to breast […]

Why children in US territories are ‘bearing the burden’ of neglected tropical disease

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