type B (Hib) vaccine; Vaccine – Hib; conjugate vaccine
Definition of Hib – vaccine
The HiB vaccine (immunization) prevents childhood infections, which can cause severe and potentially deady illnesses that affect the brain, lungs, and bones or joints.
David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc., and Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. – 11/2/2009