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Hepatitis A And B Vaccine

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hepatitis a and b vaccination

my son lost the last shot of hepatitis vaccination a and b.it was in 2007. do I need to repeat the three shots again.?he is 5 years old.he got an hemangioma this year. it is asymtomatic. he is ok.
Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Response from Barbara McGovern, M.D.

Tufts University School of Medicine
...shot, I would just give the last shot now and you can check a surface antibody in about two months after that to see if the vaccine worked properly Read more »

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...Schedules Mixed Schedules that Include Doses of Twinrix Junior Resources General Information Twinrix┬« is a combined hepatitis A and hepatitis B vaccine recently approved by the Food and Drug Administration for persons >18 years.... Read more »
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Hepatitis B Vaccine: Fact Sheet

...Reporting System (1-800-822-7967) receives reports from health care providers and others about vaccine side effects. Combined Hepatitis A and Hepatitis B Vaccine Combinations using hepatitis A and/or hepatitis B vaccines Additional... Read more »
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the vaccines extend the period of window?

Posted by nightsunami, 1 Reply
...wanted that they answered this question to me because before the week 13 that me realize the examination I was vaccinated against hepatitis B. IT CAN AFFECT the VACCINE SO THAT the RESULT IS a FALSE NEGATIVE? Read more »

negative meia after 12 weeks. Got hep B vaccinatio

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
...Vaccination for Hep B, since I was not immune for that. I took that shot. Now I am very worried. I see from some websites, that with hepatitis B vaccination, it could show positive for ELISA. Is it the case? If I am seroconverting, will this shot... Read more »

Sexually transmitted diseases. TB. Hepatitis.

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gays can give blood long they are neg after expose

Posted by nomoreworry4me
...(since 1977) is excluded from donating blood, organs, and tissues. This is to exclude any possibility of the transmission of HIV, Hepatitis B, and other bloodborne diseases. The rates of HIV and Hepatitis B are higher among Gay men (men having... Read more »