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Who should not receive meningococcal vaccine?

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Dr. Scott Katz
Pediatrics
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In brief: Almost No-one

The only contraindications are if you have had an allergic reaction to the Meningococcal vaccine previously or if you are moderately to severely ill.

In brief: Almost No-one

The only contraindications are if you have had an allergic reaction to the Meningococcal vaccine previously or if you are moderately to severely ill.
Dr. Scott Katz
Dr. Scott Katz
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Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Only allergic

It is a killed/protein vaccine, so it cannot cause the condition, so basically unless allergic to the vaccine or eggs (usually produced utilizing egg proteins), then should get it.
Your dr can provide specific counsel.

In brief: Only allergic

It is a killed/protein vaccine, so it cannot cause the condition, so basically unless allergic to the vaccine or eggs (usually produced utilizing egg proteins), then should get it.
Your dr can provide specific counsel.
Dr. Donald Alves
Dr. Donald Alves
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