Immunization in Children

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Vaccines prepared from animal cerebral tissue have poor immunogenecity and more side effects whereas vaccines of human origin are expensive.

Pre exposure prophylactic vaccination is advised for animal handlers with 2 or 3 doses and post exposure treatment with 5 or 6 doses spaced over a period of 3 months is recommended for persons bitten by a rabid animal.

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