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New ASCIA article on Egg Allergy and Influenza Vaccination

5 July 2019

People with egg allergy may be safely vaccinated with the influenza (flu) vaccine. Vaccination is an important method to reduce the risk of developing infectious diseases, including the flu, which is a major cause of illness and deaths worldwide. With the flu season well underway, medical professionals are receiving many queries about flu vaccinations in people with egg allergy. To assist with these queries a new document is now available on the ASCIA website.

www.allergy.org.au/patients/food-allergy/egg-allergy-flu-vaccine

Content created July 2019