Preventing RSV is difficult because the virus is highly contagious, and is spread easily from person to person. RSV vaccines currently are being developed, but progress has been slow and one dose of a vaccine is unlikely to protect well against being infected again.
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Source: ADAM Encyclopedia
RSV; Palivizumab; Respiratory Syncytial Virus Immune Globulin Prevention A simple way to help prevent RSV infection is to wash your... Read more »