HIB: Abbreviation for Haemophilus influenzae type B.
Hib vaccine info for parents, public, and healthcare professionals
Learn how the Hib vaccine protects your child against epiglottitis, pneumonia, and meningitis, and the immunization schedule for the hepatitis B shot.
Questions & Answers. What causes Hib disease? Hib disease is caused by a bacterium, Haemophilus influenzae. There are six different types of these bacteria (a through f).
Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib) is a bacteria responsible for severe pneumonia, meningitis and other invasive diseases almost ...
World English Dictionary Hib (hÉªb) â€” n acronym for Haemophilus influenzae type b: a vaccine against a type of bacterial meningitis, administered to children