A 38-year-old member asked:
When a child has immunizations for starting kindergarten, is the tetanus booster one of the shots?
3 doctor answers • 6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Alfredo Garciaanswered
Pediatrics 58 years experience
Kindergarten shots: Yes, it is, in addition to diphtheria, whooping cough, polio, measles and chickenpox.
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Dr. Jerry Casaleanswered
Pediatrics 40 years experience
Yes: Tetanus is part of this schedule the usual shots are MMR DPT and polio.
5.6k viewsReviewed Apr 03, 2022
Dr. Mark Diamondanswered
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Yes: As part of the dpt, yes. The t stands for tetanus.
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Last updated Apr 3, 2022
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