A 31-year-old member asked:
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when to get a tetanus shot in general?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
45 years experience Pediatrics
7-10 years: As an adult every 7-10 years.If you have not yet had a pertussis booster, get it now.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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Dr. Mark Diamond
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Call your doctor: You can get this shot at your doctor's, an immunizing pharmacist, or the local public health department.
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Dr. Dan Fisher
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Booster every ten: After an initial series, boosters are given every ten years unless one has a dirty wound in which case the interval may be shortened. There is very l ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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You really want to: Get the shot as quickly after injury as possible. But, still go in to get it. Take care.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Try a local health department.

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