Slideshow: Whooping Cough (Pertussis) - Is Your Child Protected?

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD on Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Photo of girl coughing in bed.

SEM of rod-shaped Bordetella pertussis whooping cough bacteria in cilia.

Photo of a girl coughing into her sleeve.

Photo of Erythromycin tablets.

Photo of a boy looking out the window.

Photo of a doctor giving a baby a vaccination.

Photo of teens getting vaccinated for whooping cough.

Photo of a man getting vaccinated for whooping cough.

Photo of children sitting on the floor listening to their teacher.

Photo of a pediatrician examining a baby.

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