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How can children younger than age two years be protected from meningococcal disease?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Rare at this age

Meningococcal disease is rare in early infancy but various manufacturers pushing for adoption of the Meningococcal vaccine to the infant vaccine lineup.
There has been difficulty creating a vaccine that would work that young but appears we may have reached that point.

In brief: Rare at this age

Meningococcal disease is rare in early infancy but various manufacturers pushing for adoption of the Meningococcal vaccine to the infant vaccine lineup.
There has been difficulty creating a vaccine that would work that young but appears we may have reached that point.
Dr. James Ferguson
Dr. James Ferguson
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Dr. Willam Lau
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Isolation

Isolate the infected patient routinely vaccinate all young children.

In brief: Isolation

Isolate the infected patient routinely vaccinate all young children.
Dr. Willam Lau
Dr. Willam Lau
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