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Does the yellow fever vaccine have any side effects?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Potentially

1 in 4 people has a mild reaction to yellow fever vaccine.
The sxs may include redness, soreness or swelling in the shot site as well as fever. Severe allergic reactions impact 1 in 55, 000 people. Severe illness w organ failure occurs in 1 in 250, 000 ; serious nervous system rxn in 1 in 125, 000. The alternative is possibly getting yellow fever virus which usually requires hospitalization. Of >

In brief: Potentially

1 in 4 people has a mild reaction to yellow fever vaccine.
The sxs may include redness, soreness or swelling in the shot site as well as fever. Severe allergic reactions impact 1 in 55, 000 people. Severe illness w organ failure occurs in 1 in 250, 000 ; serious nervous system rxn in 1 in 125, 000. The alternative is possibly getting yellow fever virus which usually requires hospitalization. Of >
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Of the people who have serious complications from having the actual illness – death is a possible outcome.
Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yellow fever vaccine

Minor side effects include headache, myalgia, malaise, asthenia and low-grade fever for 5 to 10 days after vaccination in.

In brief: Yellow fever vaccine

Minor side effects include headache, myalgia, malaise, asthenia and low-grade fever for 5 to 10 days after vaccination in.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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Dr. Lakhminder Sandhu
General Practice

In brief: Yellow fever vaccine

Yellow fever vaccine can cause side affects .
Travel doctor will tell you whether you need the vaccine or not and whether risk of giving vaccine is more or of having disease.

In brief: Yellow fever vaccine

Yellow fever vaccine can cause side affects .
Travel doctor will tell you whether you need the vaccine or not and whether risk of giving vaccine is more or of having disease.
Dr. Lakhminder Sandhu
Dr. Lakhminder Sandhu
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