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When do kids need a booster of varicella vaccine?
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Dr. Mark Patterson
Pediatrics
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In brief: Age 4-6 years
The first vaccine for varicella is given at 12 months of age.
A booster is given at ages 4-6, prior to kindergarten entry.

In brief: Age 4-6 years
The first vaccine for varicella is given at 12 months of age.
A booster is given at ages 4-6, prior to kindergarten entry.
Dr. Mark Patterson
Dr. Mark Patterson
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1 doctor agrees
In brief: 4 years old
At 4 years old, before starting school.
If they are older and did not get it at that age, they should get it at the next check up.

In brief: 4 years old
At 4 years old, before starting school.
If they are older and did not get it at that age, they should get it at the next check up.
Dr. CHERYL COLDWATER
Dr. CHERYL COLDWATER
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