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Can a G6PD defficient person safely take the yellow Fever vaccination ?

I am based in India. Can a G6PD defficient person safely take the yellow Fever vaccination? Are there any side effects to this vaccination?
Asked On : Wed, 17 Mar 2010
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  Anonymous's Response

The vaccine should not be given in immune disorders. But that is not the case with you. So  I think you can go ahead with the vaccination without any problem. Do inform the doctor before that.

Answered: Sun, 4 Apr 2010
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Thanks, A

Answered: Mon, 5 Apr 2010
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