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Default Vaccination in preterm and LBW neonate?

what is the vaccination protocol in preterm and LBW baby??..

Is the cut off value is 2kg or 2.5kg??

can anyone please explain??
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According to uworld preterm child should receive vaccination based on their chronological age, not gestational age. The exception is child must be 2 kg prior to receiving hep B.

I hope this helps.
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