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Can I prevent being infected with yellow fever?

An effective yellow fever vaccine is available and is routinely given to people living in, or travelling to, areas where the virus is commonly found. The vaccine is given as a single injection and is thought to give decades of protection from the disease.

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Author: Dr Idan Ben-Barak PhD, MSc, BSc (Med)
First answered: 03 Oct 2014
Last reviewed: 18 Oct 2018
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Category: Dengue fever


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