Varicella vaccine in children with chronic renal insufficiency.


This study reports the antibody response and clinical follow-up of uraemic children awaiting kidney transplantation after administration of the Oka-strain varicella vaccine (Varilirix). Seroconversion was observed in 20 out of 23 patients found to be seronegative when tested by the fluorescent antibody to membrane antigen technique, and an antibody booster… (More)


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