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Is a childhood Hib vaccine valid for the meningitis requirement?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
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In brief: Childhood hib vaccin

Hib vaccine only protects the child against meningitis caused by hemophilus influenza.
The vaccine required for meningitis and required in schools and in colleges is Meningococcal vaccine., which is diffrent than hib vaccine.

In brief: Childhood hib vaccin

Hib vaccine only protects the child against meningitis caused by hemophilus influenza.
The vaccine required for meningitis and required in schools and in colleges is Meningococcal vaccine., which is diffrent than hib vaccine.
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