Top 20 Doctor insights on: Validity of yellow fever vaccination

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Where all do you need yellow fever vaccination?

Where all do you need yellow fever vaccination?

Check CDC website: If you have concerns about the vaccinations required before travel to anywhere on the globe, check the traveler's health section at www. Cdc. Gov/travel. You will see areas to get information on destinations or specific diseases. ...Read more

Dr. Mark Diamond
1,098 Doctors shared insights

Vaccinations (Definition)

Latin word for cow, vacca, because of the smallpox/cowpox work of edward jenner, vaccination is the administration of a substance, live organism or otherwise, that stimulates the immune response to prevent a specific disease. Primarily a preventative procedure, some vaccines can ...Read more


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Yellow fever vaccination needed for india?

Yellow fever vaccination needed for india?

No: You do not need yellow fever vaccine for india. ...Read more

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Where is the yellow fever vaccination injected into?

Where is the yellow fever vaccination injected into?

Yellow fever vaccine: Vaccine is administered into arm (deltoid area). ...Read more

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Is there a way I can get yellow fever vaccination certificate?

Certificate: To obtain an”international cetificate of vaccine or prophylaxis” for yellow fever, get a yellow fever vaccine at a designated vaccination center. The certificate will be valid 10 days after you were vaccinated & is good for 10 years. ...Read more

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Wanted to know where can I find a free yellow fever vaccination in london?

Wanted to know where can I find a free yellow fever vaccination in london?

Travel Med clinics: Call: 0207 659 2110
email: enquiries@londontravelclinic. Co.Uk
clinic locations: oxford street, liverpool street, london bridge, wandsworth town &
canary wharf. ...Read more

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Can yellow fever vaccination increase levels of SGOT/SGPT? If yes then within how many days it will come down to normal levels?

Can yellow fever vaccination increase levels of SGOT/SGPT? If yes then within how many days it will come down to normal levels?

Important to see doc: Yes -Yellow Fever vaccine CAN cause liver abnormalities. It would be EXTREMELY important for you to be seen by a doctor if you've had a vaccine and you think you're having a side effect. Yellow Fever vaccine is an older vaccine -and it uses a 'live virus' so you should definitely have a doctor following you for this problem. Hopefully your liver enzymes are not too elevated, but I wouldn't risk it ...Read more

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Do I need vaccination for measles, small pox and yellow fever to travel to india?

Do I need vaccination for measles, small pox and yellow fever to travel to india?

Maybe, no, and no: Measles still circulates in india so vaccination may be needed depending on your past vaccine history. Smallpox has been eradicated and there is no yellow fever in asia. ...Read more

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I am 74 yrs. In march 2013 I took yellow fever and meningitis vaccinations together. After 14 days I had severe reactions. Burning feet temp etc?

I am 74 yrs. In march 2013 I took yellow fever and meningitis vaccinations together. After 14 days I had severe reactions. Burning feet temp etc?

Vaccines: I would address this with the infectious disease doctor who provided the vaccines and additionally, it is uncommon to have "reactions" 14 days after the vaccinations. It is likely a completely different problem. ...Read more

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Got second dose since I forgot that I was vaccinated for yellow fever traveling to guatemala long ago?

Got second dose since I forgot that I was vaccinated for yellow fever traveling to guatemala long ago?

Yellow Fever 10 year: Yellow fever needs to be updated every 10 years. If you have lost your certificate or are unsure of the date of your prior dose you can get another at any point (you don't have to wait 10 years) check with your travel medicine specialist. Yellow fever vaccine is recommend for far fewer destinations than many years ago. Of course there are many other medical issues to review re: your travels. ...Read more

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Does anyone know where I can get vaccinated for yellow fever?

Does anyone know where I can get vaccinated for yellow fever?

Travel med clinic: Either your local health department will provide this or know where it is available, or if there is a travel medicine physician in your area they will have this. Or you could join the military. ...Read more

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I am planning a trip to india on feb. 12th and need immunizations. Where can I get the necessary ones? I need a health provider for typhoid, hepatitus a & b, yellow fever, diptheria and malaria medication

I am planning a trip to india on feb. 12th and need immunizations. Where can I get the necessary ones? I need a health provider for typhoid, hepatitus a & b, yellow fever, diptheria and malaria medication

TravelClinic/MD: First consult your doctor and he can immunize you against Typhoid, Diptheria with Tdap, HepA eeds two shots 6 months apart and HepB needs three shots, 2nd after a month and 3rd after 6 monthsThere is no need for Yellow Fever for travel to India.
Malaria Prophylaxis with Lariam, doxycycline or Malarone
Do not drink water unless boiled&careful with what you eat ...Read more

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What are the presenting symptoms of yellow fever?

What are the presenting symptoms of yellow fever?

Jaundice: Fever, jaundice (yellowing of the eyes and skin) and abdominal pain are common symptoms of yellow fever. ...Read more

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What's the causative agent for yellow fever?

What's the causative agent for yellow fever?

Yellow Fever: Yellow fever is caused by an arbovirus (flavivirus genus). Aedes and Haemogogus mosquitoes are the primary vectors. ...Read more

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How often do people get yellow fever vaccines?

How often do people get yellow fever vaccines?

Lasts 10yr: The product available in the us is expected to provide protection for 10 yrs. See :wwwn. Cdc. Gov/travel/default. Aspx. ...Read more

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Can I have two yellow fever vaccines eight years apart?

Can I have two yellow fever vaccines eight years apart?

Yes? Need?: The yellow fever vaccine becomes effective ~10 days after administration and is expected to remain so for ten years. If traveling in a yf area you may need a yf vaccine certificate so getting another yf vac may be needed if you have not kept up with yours. For specifics see:
www. Cdc. Gov/vaccines/vpd-vac/yf/default. Htm. ...Read more

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Malaria yellow fever and encephalitis are transmitted by the male mosquito?

Malaria yellow fever and encephalitis are transmitted by the male mosquito?

Female: My university days are near 40 years past but I remember at that time the disease vectors of which you speak are from the adult female of the species who require blood for their life cycle. ...Read more

Yellow Fever (Definition)

Also known as Acute Viral Hemorrhagic Disease, it is passed on through contact between people via mosquitoes. There is no cure to yellow fever but it can be prevented ...Read more


Dr. Mark Diamond
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Fever (Definition)

Fever = elevated body temperature (can be ...Read more