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A child has measles before immunization and yesterday he was immunized and some reactions like not opening his eyes, not talking, what might cause dat?

A child has measles before immunization and yesterday he was immunized and some reactions like not opening his eyes, not talking, what might cause dat?

Reaction to vaccine: This may be a serious reaction to theimnization and you should immediately report this to your physician. Your child should be seen immediately. ...Read more

Dr. Sewa Legha
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Measles (Definition)

Measles (rubeola) is formerly common childhood viral infection that causes a fever with cough, runny nose, red eyes and a characteristic red rash. (cough, coryza and conjunctivitis). Rare complications include pneumonia and encephalitis. The ...Read more


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How much does the immunization test for measles cost?

How much does the immunization test for measles cost?

Call your lab: Call the lab you use for that price. I found one price of $89.00 for the MMR antibody titer on www.Requestatest.Com. ...Read more

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I got vaccinated against measles as a kid but I heard that immunization can wear off. Should I get a booster?

I got vaccinated against measles as a kid but I heard that immunization can wear off.  Should I get a booster?

Maybe: since around 1990 the recommended vaccination schedule for measles is 2 doses of the vaccine you are in an age range where you may not have received the second dose. ask your doctor to do a blood test to see if you are immune if your not sure about the second dose ...Read more

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Is it possible to get one IgG titer for MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) and varicella if i don't have my immunization card?

Is it possible to get one IgG titer for MMR (measles, mumps, rubella) and varicella if i don't have my immunization card?

Separate issues: There are lab tests available for each of the four agents you listed. Contact your pcp to see if they can be drawn at their office or at a separate lab site. ...Read more

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Can bloodtest reveal I took BCG, Polio, Measles, Rubella, Meningitis(Quadrivalent) and HepatitisB vaccines? I can't seem to find my immunization card.

Can bloodtest reveal I took BCG, Polio, Measles, Rubella, Meningitis(Quadrivalent) and HepatitisB vaccines? I can't seem to find my immunization card.

Yes: You can get blood drawn to check for antibody titres for these diseases. If you have been immunized there will be a positive titre, if not it will be negative and you can get the booster. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get measles after the vaccine?

Is it possible to get measles after the vaccine?

Some do: Measles vaccine is thought to provide lifetime protection for most, but after >20 years of use it was evident that some either did develop protection or it was weakened for some & 2 doses, one at a year or more and one at 4-5 became the routine.Recently, autism fears after fake research led to many cases of measles in immunized kids that were infected by exposure to wild measles in unimmunized kid. ...Read more

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Please tell me what to do when you have measles but has already got a vaccine?

Get through it: Measles is just a harsh viral illness for most who get it.I don't remember my case but it came after a "block party" which is how mom's made it predictable back then.If you received at least one shot you are less likely to have serious complications. Stay home, keep hydrated and let your physician know how you are progressing. ...Read more

Dr. Mark Diamond
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Immunization (Definition)

The body is artificially exposed to a dead or weakened organism of a type able to cause disease. The body fights the organism and learns to protect itself, so disease will not develop if exposed to ...Read more