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Is it nessesary to give injectable polio vaccine to a child in the u.S.?
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In brief: Yes.
Except for smallpox, every preventable infection made a comeback once immunization rates dropped.

In brief: Yes.
Except for smallpox, every preventable infection made a comeback once immunization rates dropped.
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics
In brief: Only form available
This is the only form of the vaccine that is available to practitioners in the US.
As long as there is international air travel, an infected carrier by the polio virus could be in your mall or supermarket the day after they arrive from an endemic area of the world. As long as such areas exist, we must keep vaccination rates up or it will return.

In brief: Only form available
This is the only form of the vaccine that is available to practitioners in the US.
As long as there is international air travel, an infected carrier by the polio virus could be in your mall or supermarket the day after they arrive from an endemic area of the world. As long as such areas exist, we must keep vaccination rates up or it will return.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
In brief: Yes
As a doctor, father and grandfather, it is vital to immunize properly.
There is no rationale reason to avoid vaccinations in mostly every situation.

In brief: Yes
As a doctor, father and grandfather, it is vital to immunize properly.
There is no rationale reason to avoid vaccinations in mostly every situation.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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