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Date : 04-Mar-2014
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User:Hello Doctor
Doctor:I am Dr. XXXXXXX
Doctor:Good morning to you.
Doctor:how may I help you?
User:Good Morning doctor
Doctor:Please go ahead with your question.
User:I wanted to consult about my 18 month old daughter's vaccination
User:DTaP/DwaP,MMR,chickenpox dose 1 is pending
User:DwaP 1st booster
User:and I do not want to give all the vaccinations at a time
User:just wanted to know which 2 can we give on priority
Doctor:Complete the DPT
Doctor:Have you got her vaccinated for MMR yet?
User:Ok..what about MMR
User:no..not yet
Doctor:I mean, is this MMR 1 or 2?
User:Not yet
User:MMR 1
Doctor:did she get the okay, then go ahead with MMR1
User:ok..shall I go ahead wid dtp and mmr for now
Doctor:Yes, you can give her all of them, it is not a problem
Doctor:but, if you prefer, you can wait one month for the Chicken pox vaccine
User:ok..can I know the purpose of MMR vaccine
Doctor:MMR is a triple vaccine
Doctor:the purpose of all vaccines is to prevent a XXXXXXX disease
Doctor:and MMR prevents Measles, mumps and rubella for your suggestion
User:it was really helpful
Doctor:If you have got your child vaccinated for Hib(Human influenza B), then you should give her the booster dose in this month
Doctor:You are welcome
User:yes..we have done it
Doctor:very good
Doctor:is there anything else I can help you with?
User:I mean we have given hib vaccine
Doctor:Yes, you have given Hib vaccine, but the booster dose should be given between 12 and 18 months
User:can we give hib booster along wid chickenpox vaccine?
User:oh ok
Doctor:Yes, you can
Doctor:please go ahead with the Hib booster also
User:will it be fine if I give her next month
User:she will complete her 19 months by thin month end
Doctor:one month that side or this side is okay
Doctor:you can give her Hib in the next month
User:thank you
User:I do not have ant other query
User:thanks again
Doctor:You are welcome
Doctor:have a great Sunday
Doctor:take care, bye
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