The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced a few updates to information in the 13th Edition (2015) of the Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases. Specifically, the following updates were made:

To view other parts of the book, obtain the 2017 supplement materials or learn more about the book and its contents, visit the Pink Book section of the CDC’s website.

Materials in this section are updated as new information and vaccines become available. The Vaccine Education Center staff regularly reviews materials for accuracy.

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