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A 39-year-old female asked:

My daughter is 15 . she took measles vaccination today at school twice by mistake. could this affect her health?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 60 years experience
No: There is no problem if she received another measles shot.
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok commented
Pediatrics 35 years experience
She might end up with better protection (more antibodies). Also, children in the U.S. get 2 measles (MMR) vaccinations, one after age 1 year, and a second after age 4 years.
May 31, 2013
Last updated Jul 17, 2013


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