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While holding her young daughter, the woman depicted in this 2006 image, was receiving an intramuscular vaccination, which was being administered by a qualified nurse. The nurse had chosen the woman’s left shoulder muscle as the injection site, and was stabilizing the area using her free hand.
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Judy Schmidt
Creation Date:2006
Photo Credit:James Gathany
CDC Organization
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