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I thought smallpox was cured? Can I still catch it?
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine
In brief: Only if
Only if it is used in chemical warfare. No cases since 1972.

In brief: Only if
Only if it is used in chemical warfare. No cases since 1972.
Dr. Diane Minich
Dr. Diane Minich
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
In brief: Only if it returns
There have been no cases in the wild since 1977 & this means no cases in the future unless someone with access to the virus brings it back.
Military & civilian specialists keep up their vaccinations & would be out wall to keep it from spreading.

In brief: Only if it returns
There have been no cases in the wild since 1977 & this means no cases in the future unless someone with access to the virus brings it back.
Military & civilian specialists keep up their vaccinations & would be out wall to keep it from spreading.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
Thank
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