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Is it still necessary to be vaccinated for smallpox?
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Smallpox was declared eradicated in 1979 by the world health organization.
The only places where the virus might be located would be at specific (& few) laboratories.

In brief: No
Smallpox was declared eradicated in 1979 by the world health organization.
The only places where the virus might be located would be at specific (& few) laboratories.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
2 doctors agree
In brief: For most people, no.
Routine smallpox vaccination was abandoned decades ago because natural smallpox did not exist and side effects occurred from the vaccine.

In brief: For most people, no.
Routine smallpox vaccination was abandoned decades ago because natural smallpox did not exist and side effects occurred from the vaccine.
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Dr. Larry Lutwick
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