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CDC Announces Number of Expired Flu Vaccines Administered Last Season

There were 125 reports of 192 patients receiving expired injectable inactivated influenza vaccines (IIV) during the last flu season (July 11, 2018 to March 29, 2019), according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS). The CDC acknowledged that VAERS “likely captures only a small fraction of expired IIV…

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