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What happens if your spleen is removed in terms of immunology?

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Dr. Rafael Lugo
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In brief: Vaccines

It depends on your age.
At minimum you will likely need yearly vaccines against meningitis and pneumonia. Otherwise your immune system should handle other diseases.

In brief: Vaccines

It depends on your age.
At minimum you will likely need yearly vaccines against meningitis and pneumonia. Otherwise your immune system should handle other diseases.
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