Progress toward elimination of neonatal tetanus--Egypt, 1988-1994

February 1996
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;2/2/1996, Vol. 45 Issue 4, p89
Describes efforts to eliminate neonatal tetanus (NT) in Egypt that resulted in a decline in reported cases during 1988-1994. Introduction of tetanus toxoid (TT) vaccination for pregnant women; Launching of annual nationwide TT vaccination campaigns.


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