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Major changes in 2007 pediatric vaccine schedule

Posted Jan 09, 2007.

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - The American Academy of Pediatrics has issued its annual recommended immunization schedules for children and adolescents in the United States -- these include extending the age range for influenza vaccination and giving the new human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, the first vaccine to prevent cervical cancer, to girls between 11 and 12 years old.

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