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Invasive meningococcus capsular group B (MenB): preventing secondary cases

Benefits of offering vaccination in addition to antibiotic chemoprophylaxis to close contacts of cases in the household, educational setting, clusters and the wider community.

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Preventing secondary cases of invasive meningococcal capsular group B (MenB) disease

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This document provides information about preventing secondary cases of invasive meningococcal capsular group B (MenB) and sets out the benefits of offering vaccination in addition to antibiotic chemoprophylaxis.

Published 12 April 2014