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A 28-year-old female asked:

i feel like i might be coming down with a virus but i wanted to get my tdap vaccine today. can i? i had a cut and worry about tetanus.

2 doctor answers9 doctors weighed in
Dr. Susan Arnoult
Family Medicine 25 years experience
No fever?: If you don't have a fever you can get the vaccine.
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Get the vaccine: The vaccine tapes into i specialized part of your immune system and will work if you are coming down with something or not.Fever, if present, doesn't effect the way the vaccine will help you.

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