"Make sure your preteen and teen get the meningococcal conjugate vaccine for protection against meningococcal disease, a very serious illness where death can occur in as little as a few hours. The meningococcal conjugate vaccine is recommended at "...
Patients, parents, or guardians should be instructed to report any serious adverse reactions to their health-care provider.
The health-care provider should inform the patient, parent, or guardian of the benefits and risks of the vaccine.
The health-care provider should inform the patient, parent, or guardian of the importance of completing the immunization series.
The health-care provider should provide the Vaccine Information Statements (VISs) which are required to be given with each immunization.
Last reviewed on RxList: 9/19/2014
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