Disease Information for Vaccine, measles

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Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Febrile convulsion
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Process
PROCESS/Medication/Drug (CONFIRM dose/before treatment)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Contraindication
RX/Corticosteroid (Cortisone)
RX/Rilonacept IL-1 Blocker (Arcalyst)
Drug Dosage
DRUG/Injectable medication (parenteral)
DRUG/Subcutaneous administration medication
Definition

A live attenuated virus vaccine of chick embryo origin, used for routine immunization of children and for immunization of adolescents and adults who have not had measles or been immunized with live measles vaccine and have no serum antibodies against measles. Children are usually immunized with measles-mumps-rubella combination vaccine. (From Dorland, 28th ed)

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