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Can gardasil provide protection before all 3 injections are done?

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Dr. John Geisler
Gynecology - Oncology

In brief: Gardasil

Some protection occurs after even one shot but the best protection is after all 3.

In brief: Gardasil

Some protection occurs after even one shot but the best protection is after all 3.
Dr. John Geisler
Dr. John Geisler
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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Yes

You will start to develop an antibody response after the first dose but this will not be sufficient to give you maximum protection.
It is important to complete the series of three doses. If you miss a dose you do not have to start over. You just get the dose you missed and continue on the course.

In brief: Yes

You will start to develop an antibody response after the first dose but this will not be sufficient to give you maximum protection.
It is important to complete the series of three doses. If you miss a dose you do not have to start over. You just get the dose you missed and continue on the course.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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