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2020 Child and Adolescent Vaccine Schedule Released

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The 2020 Childhood and Adolescent Immunization Schedules, published online in Pediatrics and on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) website, are marked by inclusion of the guidance that a hepatitis A catch-up vaccination is now recommended for anyone who has not been vaccinated as a child.

Information was also added regarding which doses of trivalent oral poliovaccine (OPV) count as valid. This applies to children coming from countries that still use oral poliovirus vaccine.

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