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Hepatitis a and b vaccinations necessary for travel?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Larry Lutwick
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
3 doctors agree

In brief: Maybe

Depends where and what you are doing.

In brief: Maybe

Depends where and what you are doing.
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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No, but recommended

Not necessary, but a very good idea.
Hepatitis a is especially important, since you can get it from food. Hepatitis b is more likely to be transmitted from sex or from contaminated needles. Whether you're traveling or not, both vaccines are a good idea.

In brief: No, but recommended

Not necessary, but a very good idea.
Hepatitis a is especially important, since you can get it from food. Hepatitis b is more likely to be transmitted from sex or from contaminated needles. Whether you're traveling or not, both vaccines are a good idea.
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