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A 24-year-old female asked:

Hi. i have systematic lupus erythematosus but have not been on chronic medication of it for about 9 years and got a pneumococcal vaccine then too.corona- i feel fine but should i see a doctor to asses self quarantine opts or get another vaccination?

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Dr. Amrita Dosanjh
Pediatric Allergy and Asthma 37 years experience
Pneumococcal vaccine: Prevent illness due to your chronic condition which fortunately seems to be stable by staying at home, working from home, washing your hands and avoiding contact with those who are ill. Another PCV vaccine is indicated, but please discuss with your PCP. If you develop symptoms, please notify your PCP and schedule an influenza and Coronavirus screening test.
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Last updated Mar 19, 2020

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