A 29-year-old member asked:
how do i know if i need a hepatitis b vaccine?
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Dr. Randolph Thomas answered
39 years experience Pediatrics
VIS Statement : There is a vaccine information statement put out by the cdc that lists it's indications. As a pediatrician , i think everyone should get the vaccine. It is universally recommended for everyone under age 19 and for many categories of others including those with more than one sex partner, household contacts of people with hepatitis b, people with chronic renal or liver disease and other categories.
Answered on Nov 21, 2014
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