Published in Vaccine Weekly, November 24th, 2004
According to a study from Brazil, "Tetanus and diphtheria (Td) antibodies were studied in HIV-1-infected women during puerperium. HIV group (n=61) was compared with Control group (n=101). Twenty-one women from HIV and 13 from the control group who had antibody levels lower than 0.1 IU/mL received a booster with Td vaccine. Antibodies were assessed by double antigen ELISA."
"Mean tetanus and diphtheria antibody levels from HIV group were lower than those from the control group," said Tatiana C. S....
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