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Common Vaccines and Abbreviations

Common Vaccines and Abbreviations

Common Vaccines and Abbreviations. The below form lists the common vaccines in the world and their abbreviations

Common Vaccines and Abbreviations

  1. The abbreviations in this comparison table may be non-standard and are only for comparison during vaccination.
  2. BCG is used to prevent tuberculosis. BCG is a tuberculosis vaccine. The English abbreviation of BCG is BCG, the English abbreviation of tuberculosis vaccine is TB, and BCG belongs to TB.
  3. In the field of vaccination, please do not understand [Leprosy] as the abbreviation of [Leprosy] or [Leprosy Vaccine]. [Leprosy] in the field of vaccination is just short for [Measles and Rubella] or [Measles and Rubella Vaccine].
  4. At present, there is only a Haemophilus influenzae vaccine (HI) against B strains. The English abbreviation for Haemophilus influenzae B vaccine is HIB.
  5. Quad-components Vaccines =【DPT+Influenza bacteria】, Quad=【DPT+HI】.
  6. Penta-components vaccines =[DPT+Polio vaccine+Influenza bacteria], Penta=[DPT+PV+HI] 

Vaccine Name:Ab.
Tuberculosis VaccineBCG
Hepatitis B VaccineHepB
Poliomyelitis VaccinePV
Diphtheria Pertussis Tetanus VaccineDPT
Measles VaccineMV
Measles Rubella VaccineMR
Japanese Encephalitis VaccineJEV
Meningococcus VaccineMCV
Diphtheria Tetanus VaccineDT
Measles Mumps Rubella VaccineMMR
Hepatitis A VaccineHepA
Haemophilus Influenza VaccineHI
Hepatitis A&B VaccineHepAB
Varicella Zoster VaccineVZV
PneumoCoccal VaccinePCV
Influenza VaccineFlu
RotaVirus VaccineRVV
Cholera VaccineCV
Typhoid VaccineTV
Hepatitis E VaccineHepE
Quad-components VaccineQuad
Penta-components vaccinePenta