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A 18-year-old male asked:

I am a newly admitted medical student and need vaccination for clinical work. i'm not sure if i've had mmr or varicella. should i get them now anyway?

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Dr. Natalie Hodge
Pediatrics 28 years experience
Get them: Yes, if you cannot confirm you had these shots, definitely get a booster.
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