A 35-year-old member asked:
Are the hib meningitis vaccine and the meningococcal meningitis vaccine the same?
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Infectious Disease 49 years experience
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Can you tell me if the Hib meningitis vaccine is the same as the meningococcal meningitis vaccine?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Infectious Disease 36 years experience
Not the same: Hib protects against meningitis caused by haemophilus influenza type b ('h. Flu'). The Meningococcal vaccine prevents meningitis caused by neisseria meningitis ('meningococcus').
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Last updated Aug 5, 2017
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