What is the role of vaccines in the prevention of Mycoplasma infections (Mycoplasma pneumoniae) transmission?

Updated: Feb 15, 2019
  • Author: Ken B Waites, MD; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Researchers have studied vaccines for many years, but they have not produced a vaccine for general use.

The fact that natural infection does not confer complete protective immunity against future infections makes this approach less promising.


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