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Hello doctor, My son has completed 18 months on 30-Nov-2018.

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Posted on Sun, 20 Jan 2019 in Internal Doctor Category
Question: Hello doctor,

My son has completed 18 months on 30-Nov-2018. He is due on his 18th month vaccination as below:

DTwP B(1) / DTaP B(1), OPV / IPV, Hib (B), Hepatitis A (2)

However, we could not still get it administered because my son was down with cold and cough with slight fever intermittently. Now, he is alright but we have some travel plans. He will turn 19 months by the end of this month but we cannot be back until then!

Kindly advise if the pending vaccination is an immediate priority and if we have to get it done without any further delay?

Thanks,
Raj XXXXXXX Gumdal
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Answered by Dr. Raju A.T 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
you can get it in 19 months

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

Thanks for your query.

It is always advisable to get the vaccinations on time.

Will there be exactly a month delay or few weeks ?

Waiting for your response,
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Follow up: Dr. Raju A.T 6 hours later
It would be a month%E2%80%99s delay doctor, do you advise to get it immediately?
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Answered by Dr. Raju A.T 2 days later
Brief Answer:
that is ok

Detailed Answer:
Sorry for delayed reply.

Get him immunized immediately.

regards,
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