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Is there any problem if a polio vaccination is missed ?

my baby is 8 months old and i missed his last polio vaccinationWhat to do now My baby is 8 months old and i missed his last polio vaccination.What to do now?
Mon, 26 Dec 2011
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You can go to a nearby Hospital and get the vaccination done. Nothing to worry. The next vaccine can be taken anytime from 16 to 24 months.
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Pediatrician Dr. Partho Sarathi Roy's  Response
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There is no schdule polio vaccine in 8 month,the lust dose was at 3.5 month of age.If it was pulse polio then wait for next turn.The routine and pulse polio are different,
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