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I have had my 1st varicella immunization, and i had the chickenpox when i was like 8 yrs old, do I need to get booster?
Caused by the varicella-zoster virus, chicken pox results in a blister rash that starts on the stomach, back, and face and spreads throughout the entire body. These small itchy blisters eventually scab over. Associated symptoms include itching, fatigue, malaise, and a fever. The most effective method to prevent spreading of the varicella virus is ...Read more
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
I just got my immunization . I had to for immigration purposes. After I got all 7 of them MMR Varicella, TB .. I started noticing allergy first day was sever i had these lumps on all of my right hand and then on my thighs it went away i thought it was jus
Vaccine: Get seem right away to see what may be going on ...Read more
See below: 4 weeks for patients 13 years and older. ...Read more
80 TO120 DOLLARS: You have to pay the cost of the vaccine and administration fee.It can cost anywhere from 80 to120 dollars But for Children vaccine for children programme,you can get it free from the health dept clinic and if your pediatrician participate in Vaccine for children programme you can get it free vaccine and pay a small administration fee. ...Read more
Yes if you had no ch: Only if you have not had chicken pox as a child.It is still safe even if you have had chicken pox.But you can have a blood test to determine immunity, as it will show proper amount of igg antibody against varicella and than you dont need varicella vaccine as you are immune to varicella. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Maybe,maybe not: The varicella titer just confirms you had it in the past or had the vaccine. It does not predict whether you may have shingles in the future.The shingles vaccine is primarily intended for the older population, those over 50.I would talk the issue over with the doc who knows your history best. ...Read more