Posted by: Travel | 2008-11-11

Travel to Egypt

Do I need any vaccine before I flyt to Egypt e.g. Yellow fever?

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Dear Travel
Hepatitis A, typhoid and Polio vaccination are recommended for all travelers
Yellow fever vaccination is required for travelers arriving from a yellow-fever-infected area in Africa or the Americas.
Hepatitis B vaccination is recommended for travelers who may have intimate contact with local residents, especially if visiting for more than 6 months
Measles, mumps, rubella (MMR) - two doses recommended for all travelers born after 1956, if not previously given
Tetanus-diphtheria vaccine - revaccination recommended every 10 years

For most up to date travel requirements contact your nearest Netcare travel clinic
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Posted by: zzzzz?? | 2008-11-11

Stay at home. Do not go to Egypt. It is a bad country.
Take your medicine with. All vaccines!!

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