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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(%) Total 14 (100) 15 (100) Median age (yrs) 19 -- 20 -- Sex Male 9 (64) 10 (67) Female 5 5 (33) Symptoms Parotitis 14 (100) 12 (80) Orchitis5 0 (0) 4 (40) Vaccination status ([paragraph]) Unvaccinated 0 (0) 1 (7) 1 MMR dose 1 (7) 1 (7) 2 MMR doses 11 (79) 11 (73) 3 MMR doses 2 (14) 0 (0) Unknown 0 2 (13) Abbreviation: MMR = measles, mumps, rubella vaccine. * Defined as detection of virus by polymerase chain reaction or by the presence of serum mumps immunoglobulin M.
Characteristics of reviewed mumps case-patients by number of doses of measles, mumps, rubella vaccine received No.
Yesterday one of the experts, Dr Simon Murch, insisted in a letter to the Lancet medical journal that the measles, mumps, rubella vaccine was safe.