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is it possible to get the measles as an adult, after being vaccinated twice as a child?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience Pediatrics
Measle immunity: It is rare to contract measles again after having had 2 doses of the vaccine. Ifever ithat happens, the symptoms will be very mild.
Answered on May 15, 2019

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