This NACI statement updates the recommendations previously published in the Canadian Immunization Guide (CIG) 2006 for the use of varicella vaccine in individuals infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). The new varicella vaccine recommendations are now consistent with the recommendations for MMR use in HIV-infected persons, which remain unchanged. Article from the Canadian Communicable Disease Report (CCDR), Volume 36 • ACS-7 September 2010. Source: http://www.phac-aspc.gc.ca/publicat/ccdr-rmtc/10pdf/36-acs-7.pdf

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