Immunization Vocab

BCG (Bacillus Calmette-Guérin – vaccine against tuberculosis) 卡介菌 [kǎ jiè jūn], 卡介苗 [kǎ jiè miáo]
DTaP (diphtheria, pertussis (whooping cough) and tetanus) - 白百破 [báibǎipò]
Hepatitis B - 乙型肝炎疫苗 [yǐ xíng gān yán yì miáo]
Hib (Haemophilus influenzae type B vaccine) – b型流感嗜血杆菌轭合菌苗 [b xíng liú gǎn shì xuè gǎn jūn è hé jūn miáo]
Japanese B Encephalitis - 乙脑 疫苗 [yínǎo yìmiáo]
MMR – 麻疹, 腮腺炎, 风疹疫苗 [mázhěn, sāixiànyán, fēngzhěn yìmiáo]

  • Measles – 麻疹 [mázhěn]
  • Mumps 腮腺炎 [sāixiànyán]
  • Rubella (German measls) 风疹 [fēngzhěn]

Pneumococcus – 肺炎球菌 [fèi yán qiú jūn]
Polio – 灭活脊灰病毒疫苗 [miè huó jǐ huī bìng dú yì miáo]
Rotavirus- 轮状病毒 [lún zhuàng bìng dú]