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Can I be vaccinated against hemolytic-uremic syndrome?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
No vaccine is available yet.

In brief: No
No vaccine is available yet.
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
Simply hope you do not get it.
Eat your meat well-cooked, wash your vegetables, and hope for the best.

In brief: No
Simply hope you do not get it.
Eat your meat well-cooked, wash your vegetables, and hope for the best.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Dr. Ruth Spector
Critical Care
In brief: No
It is usually caused after an gastro-intestinal disorder characterized by diarrhea and vomiting.
A common cause is from contaminated meat. Other infections can lead to hus as well. Some medications including chemo therapeutic agents, quinine containing compounds and Cyclosporine has been implicated.

In brief: No
It is usually caused after an gastro-intestinal disorder characterized by diarrhea and vomiting.
A common cause is from contaminated meat. Other infections can lead to hus as well. Some medications including chemo therapeutic agents, quinine containing compounds and Cyclosporine has been implicated.
Dr. Ruth Spector
Dr. Ruth Spector
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Dr. Jay Park
Administration of broad spectrum antibiotics in children with gastroenteritis caused by EHEC has been known to increase the occurrence of HUS as well.
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