First, I need to make a correction in my previous note to you regarding the “shot news.” Regarding the upcoming T-dap clinic April 26 for the sixth graders, I wrote that students who already had a Tetanus shot may only need a Pertussis injection. Pertussis is not a single injection. It only comes in a combined injection vaccine. So, if it has been over two years since your student has had a tetanus shot, they will be required to have a Tdap.
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School, Pages 8 on 04/06/2011
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