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Table 1 Chinese immunization recommendations for HIV-exposed infants

From: Levels of vaccination coverage among HIV-exposed children in China: a retrospective study

Vaccines HIV-infected infants Unknown HIV status HIV-uninfected infants
Have symptoms or immunosuppression Asymptomatic and non-immunosuppressive Have symptoms or immunosuppression Asymptomatic
BCG  ×   ×  Postponed Postponed
OPV  ×   ×   ×   × 
MCV  ×   × 
  1. BCG Bacillus-Calmette-Guérin, DTP diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis, HepB hepatitis B, HIV human immunodeficiency virus, IPV inactivated poliovirus vaccine, MCV measles-containing vaccine, OPV oral poliovirus vaccine
  2. √:Recommended
  3.  × : Not recommended