Can Individuals With Cancer Be Around Vaccinated Children?
- Hepatitis A and B
- Pertussis (DPT)
- Inactivated polio
- Measles, mumps and rubella (MMR)
- Varicella (chickenpox)
- Influenza (killed or live vaccine)
It is important if you are an individual with cancer and a family member or someone living in your household is to be or has been vaccinated that you check with your physician to see if you should avoid contact with the vaccinated person.
If you would like more information you can contact the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention by phone 800-232-4636 by email at NPINFO@cdc.gov or mail to:
1600 Clifton Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30333