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Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Recommend: The positive jcv test is indication of risk for pml if you continue tysabri, (natalizumab) and this can range from 1 in 90 to 1 in 400. Would definit ... Read More

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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
No: Your body actually mounts dozens of immune responses daily from random germs you inhale or your contaminated fingers bring to your mouth. They pass th ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Dead virus: It is dead virus.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Derek Skinner
18 years experience Family Medicine
No: The flu shot is a dead virus. That being said your body will react to it and create an immune response to you will create antibodies against the viru ... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
MAYBE: Every year a number of flu strains circle the globe and various sites keep track and report their activity. Vaccine makers pick 3-4 strains in early s ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
2014 – 2015 Flu Shot: Trivalent works against 3 influenza viruses – Influenza A viruses (H3N2 & H1N1) & 1 influenza B virus. Quadrivalent & the live attenuat ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Virus: Sure sounds like a virus. Take Tylenol (acetaminophen) for aching and/or fever as directed on the bottle. Drink plenty of fluids. Rest if your tired. ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Benjamin Kalm
17 years experience Pediatrics
Many cold viruses: The most common "cold" viruses are rhinovirus, RSV, HMV, coronavirus, parainfluenza, influenza, and adenovirus. Each has many strains that can cause s ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly: 2014 – 2015 Flu Shots> Trivalent works against 3 influenza viruses – Influenza A viruses (H3N2 & H1N1) & 1 influenza B virus. Quadrivalen ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Roy Arnold
46 years experience Internal Medicine
Could be: The low grade fever and diarrhea may be a sign of a viral gastrointestinal infection. Maintain your fluid intake, eat yogurt, take OTC antidiarrheals ... Read More
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