Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, June 21st, 2006
According to recent research from Guinea-Bissau, Sudan, and Canada, "West African studies have hypothesized that increased female mortality after high-titer measles vaccine (HTMV) was due to subsequent diphtheria-tetanus-pertussis (DTP) and inactivated polio vaccine (IPV) vaccinations. We tested two deductions from this hypothesis in HTMV studies from rural Sudan and Kinshasa; first, there should be no excess female mortality for HTMV recipients when DTP was not given after HTMV and second, excess female mortality should only be...
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