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The 5-year-old in your office has asthma and is egg-allergic. Mom wants him to have a flu shot today, but only if it can be given safely. Can it? With which vaccine?
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If you aren't ready with the answer to this question and a way to put it in context for parents, you just might not get another chance. What would you say?