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Hepatitis B

Hepatitis B

Hepatitis B
The hepatitis B vaccine is recommended for people who are at increased risk, including people who live with someone with hepatitis B, health care workers, and people who inject themselves with drugs.



Review Date: 1/25/2013  

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

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