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Is it possible to get rotavirus more than once?
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In brief: Yes
The first episode does not result in permanent immunity.
Repeat episodes tend to be milder. Reinfection can occur at any age.

In brief: Yes
The first episode does not result in permanent immunity.
Repeat episodes tend to be milder. Reinfection can occur at any age.
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
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Dr. Steven Fine
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
There are several different strains, so children often get rotovirus several times before developing immunity to most of them.

In brief: Yes
There are several different strains, so children often get rotovirus several times before developing immunity to most of them.
Dr. Steven Fine
Dr. Steven Fine
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