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Old 12-04-2011, 04:39 PM - Thread Starter
 
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A friend of mine(who is pro vaccine ) had their child get 3 vaccine right after she turned one. The next day the child developed a fever of 102 and a nasty croup cough. I dont know which vaccines were given. Has anyone heard of a connection between vaccines and croup?
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Old 12-04-2011, 05:57 PM
 
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It's more likely that they picked up croup at the doctors office while getting the shots, which taxed their immune system.  My completely unvaxed son just got over croup, 3 other kids in his school had it that week.


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