MMR vaccine

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MMR vaccine

(ĕm′ĕm-är′)
n.
A combination of live measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine, administered subcutaneously to immunize children against measles, mumps, and rubella infections.
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MMR vaccine

[ˌememˈaːˌvæksiːn] N (against measles, mumps, rubella) → vacuna f triple vírica
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Almost all of the participants (69 of 71) had received two doses of the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine in childhood.
Health experts say the virus has spread among school-age children whose parents declined to give them the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine, which confers immunity to the disease.
In 2007, Jenny McCarthy, former model and cohost of the talk show 'The View,' appeared on Oprah and talked about how the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine caused her son's autism.
There is no scientific evidence of a link between autism and the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine, a major new study reaffirms.
Impact of a third dose of measles-mumps-rubella vaccine on a mumps outbreak.
The (https://www.cdc.gov/mumps/vaccination.html) Center for Disease Control and Prevention recommends  two doses of the Measles-Mumps-Rubella vaccine. Receiving two doses makes the vaccine 88 percent effective whereas one dose makes it 78 percent effective.
The measles-mumps-rubella vaccine did not raise the risk of developing autism spectrum disorders in a large, diverse, national cohort of children, even among those who had older siblings with autism and thus were at increased risk, a report found.
MMR doses 0 11 (22.4) 1 5 (10.2) 2 32 (65.3) 3 1 (2.0) ([dagger]) [greater than or equal to] 1 38 (77.6) Median interval (range) since last 47 (3-170) dose, mo * MMR, measles-mumps-rubella vaccine; values are in no.
Closer look at autism and the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine. Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, 50, 736-74L doi: 10.1331/JAPbA.2010.10004
vaccination coverage levels and the efficacy of the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine, they wrote.
A year ago the same court ruled that the measles-mumps-rubella vaccine (MMR) doesn't cause autism.