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Can you get the flu even though you had gotten the vaccine?
15 doctors weighed in

Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
14 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Not everybody develops an adequate immune response to the vaccine, you may be infected with a different strain of virus than the one contained in the vaccine, or you may have an influenzal-like illness which is unrelated to the virus.

In brief: Yes
Not everybody develops an adequate immune response to the vaccine, you may be infected with a different strain of virus than the one contained in the vaccine, or you may have an influenzal-like illness which is unrelated to the virus.
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