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What happens if I miss a dose of Japanese encephalitis vaccine?

You should receive all doses of the Japanese encephalitis vaccine series in order for the vaccine to be most effective. If you miss a dose, get it as soon as possible. You will not be adequately protected against this virus if you do not receive the full vaccine series.

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