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May 21, 2021 @ 13:04 PM

There’s no shortage of jargon when it comes to discuss issues around vaccination, so we’ve compiled a list explaining commonly terms to help demystify the subject.


A term used when the number of new cases or a disease – in a particular population, at a particular time – substantially exceeds what would be expected.


In immunology, a disease is said to be eradicated when it has been completely wiped out.