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A 31-year-old female asked:

I received an adult dtap booster shot two years ago. do i need another booster?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
No: If you completed the dtap primary series in the past, an adult booster will be effective for 10 years . Those who work in occupations that bring you in contact with the soil & inflict cuts & abraisions on a regular basis, the tetanus may need renewal after 5 yrs.
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