“The vaccination service in our country covers 1 million 300 babies born every year. Today, vaccines are made against 13 diseases in childhood in Turkey. Vaccines are very effective methods to prevent communicable diseases. Vaccines should be administered during childhood, which is the period when the probability of encountering diseases is highest. .
Childhood vaccines: Hepatitis B, Bacille- Calmette-Guerin (TB) Vaccine, Five combination vaccine, Pneumococcal vaccine, Measles-rubella-mumps vaccine, quadruple vaccine (diphtheria, pertussis, tetanus, polio/DaBT-Hib-IPA) , Polio vaccine (Polio), Diphtheria, Tetanus (Td), Hepatitis A and Chickenpox.
In addition, Rotavirus vaccine and meningococcal meningitis special vaccines are also made by private hospitals in our country.