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Immunization Schedule, Adults (cont.)

For More Information on Adult Immunization Schedules

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
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Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 656-0003

Immunization Action Coalition, Immunization Information for Adults

Medically reviewed by Robert Cox, MD; Board Certified in Internal Medicine With a Subspecialty in Infectious Disease


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