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Hepatitis B vaccination for a newborn baby - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u
Doctor :   please proceed with your query
User :   i have a question
Doctor :   please proceed
User :   anew born baby is given 2 doses of hepatitis b vaccin and now after 2 months is there requires one more
Doctor :   i will explain u
Doctor :   totally 3 doses are required
Doctor :   one is at birth
Doctor :   and 1 mont later
Doctor :   and then in 6 months
User :   actually that was a prophylactic dose because mother was rh negative and was desensitised
Doctor :   ok
User :   when is the chances of infection
Doctor :   what was the gap btw 2 doses

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