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Is it possible to get staph from a flu shot?

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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics
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In brief: No

If the shot is administered properly using proper sterile technique, no.

In brief: No

If the shot is administered properly using proper sterile technique, no.
Dr. Mark Diamond
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In brief: Yes

By not adhering to standard infection control procedures when getting a vaccination it is possible to get a staph infection.
It is very uncommon but possible.

In brief: Yes

By not adhering to standard infection control procedures when getting a vaccination it is possible to get a staph infection.
It is very uncommon but possible.
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