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My 11 year old had the flu shot and now her throat hurts really bad. Can this be related? Should i worry? No other symptom

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Dr. Jeoffrey Wolens
Pediatrics

In brief: Not related

The flu shot can not cause sore throat.
It can cause some side effects with fever and soreness being most common. The nasal flu vaccine can cause some congestion, runny nose or sore throat.

In brief: Not related

The flu shot can not cause sore throat.
It can cause some side effects with fever and soreness being most common. The nasal flu vaccine can cause some congestion, runny nose or sore throat.
Dr. Jeoffrey Wolens
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