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A 30-year-old female asked:

Mmr before pregnancy i got the mmr when i was little now im planning to have a baby do i need to get the mmr again ? thanks

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Depends: You can have a screening test done that will see if you have a protective antibody level from your childhood vaccine.If you do, you will not need to repeat the vaccine.
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