Emerging cases of pertussis among early infants born to unvaccinated mothers, an infectious disease long absent in Northwestern Greece

Alexandros Makis, Vasileios Grammeniatis, Charis Galati, Panagiota Kostara, Evangelia Petridou, Constantina Gartzonika, Athanasios Pappas, Nikolaos Chaliasos
  • Alexandros Makis
    Assistant Professor in Paediatrics/Paediatric Haematology, Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece, Greece | amakis@cc.uoi.gr
  • Vasileios Grammeniatis
    Department of Paediatrics, General Hospital “G. Hatzikosta”, Ioannina, Greece
  • Charis Galati
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
  • Panagiota Kostara
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
  • Evangelia Petridou
    Microbiology Laboratory, “Aghia Sofia” Children’s Hospital, Athens, Greece
  • Constantina Gartzonika
    Department of Microbiology, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
  • Athanasios Pappas
    Department of Paediatrics, General Hospital “G. Hatzikosta”, Ioannina, Greece
  • Nikolaos Chaliasos
    Department of Paediatrics, University Hospital of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece




Pertussis, infancy, vaccine

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