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Portuguese translation: HIB (Haemophilus Influenza B)

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English term or phrase:HIB
Portuguese translation:HIB (Haemophilus Influenza B)
Entered by: Hanna Burdon
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14:49 Oct 23, 2001
English to Portuguese translations [Non-PRO]
Medical
English term or phrase: hib
disease caused by bacteria
hilda velloso
HIB (Haemophilus Influenza B)
Explanation:
Haemophilus influenza type b is a gram-negative bacteria that is responsible for a significant percentage of bacterial sepsis (blood-borne infection) cases in infants under 4 months of age (pneumonia, epiglottitis, sepsis, septic arthritis, cellulitis). There is a new vaccination available to protect against this common infant pathogen (HIB vaccine, haemophilus influenza b vaccine).
http://www.graylab.ac.uk/cgi-bin/omd?haemophilus influenza

Agenda de vacinação
2 meses Hib (Haemophilus Influenza B)
http://www.kidsnet.com.br/editoriais/vacina.cfm

A grande novidade é a inclusão da vacina contra a Haemophilus influenza B, principal causador de meningite em crianças, que pode deixar seqüelas e levar até a morte.
http://www2.uol.com.br/JC/_1999/1408/cd1408c.htm
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Hanna Burdon
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Local time: 17:48
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4 +5HIB (Haemophilus Influenza B)
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HIB (Haemophilus Influenza B)


Explanation:
Haemophilus influenza type b is a gram-negative bacteria that is responsible for a significant percentage of bacterial sepsis (blood-borne infection) cases in infants under 4 months of age (pneumonia, epiglottitis, sepsis, septic arthritis, cellulitis). There is a new vaccination available to protect against this common infant pathogen (HIB vaccine, haemophilus influenza b vaccine).
http://www.graylab.ac.uk/cgi-bin/omd?haemophilus influenza

Agenda de vacinação
2 meses Hib (Haemophilus Influenza B)
http://www.kidsnet.com.br/editoriais/vacina.cfm

A grande novidade é a inclusão da vacina contra a Haemophilus influenza B, principal causador de meningite em crianças, que pode deixar seqüelas e levar até a morte.
http://www2.uol.com.br/JC/_1999/1408/cd1408c.htm

Hanna Burdon
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:48
Native speaker of: Polish
PRO pts in pair: 4
Grading comment
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Deolinda Neves
1 hr

agree  Ricardo Savaris: Nomes como esse devem ser escritos em itálicos, a primeira palavra maiúscula e a segunda minúscula
4 hrs

agree  Jorge Freire: No Eurodicautom vem registado também simplesmente vacina HIB
10 hrs

agree  Kathleen Goldsmith
12 hrs

agree  Worklog
1 day 11 hrs
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