Quote: Originally Posted by mamadelbosque do we even have numbers for shingles-in-children previous to the vaccine? I am wondering about this also. I can't ever remember hearing about shingles in children. It has always been a disease of older, immune compromised people and actually it was not very common in them either since they had lasting immunity from repeat exposure. This vaccine clearly brought about a new problem in children.
12/5/09 at 12:58pm