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Hepatitis A immunization (vaccine)

Hepatitis A immunization (vaccine)

Hepatitis A immunization (vaccine)
Immunization is a process to produce or augment resistance to an infectious disease. The goal of immunization is to prevent potentially serious, life-threatening diseases.



Review Date: 1/25/2013  

Reviewed By: Harvey Simon, MD, Editor-in-Chief, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Senior Physician, Massachusetts General Hospital.

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