Published in Hepatitis Weekly, August 14th, 2000
In a letter to the New England Journal of Medicine, A. Bertram Fleming, MD, PhD, Andrea Normann, PhD, both of the University of Tubingen Hygiene Institute, and Daniela Bohnen, MD, reported the case of a five-year-old girl who had been vaccinated against the hepatitis A virus (HAV) after a classmate was diagnosed with acute hepatitis A. The girl had no clinical signs of illness before or after immunization, the researchers noted.
The child's sister, mother, and father exhibited...
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