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The woman depicted here, in this 2006 photograph, was shown receiving an intramuscular injection being administered by a qualified nurse. The nurse had chosen the woman’s left shoulder muscle as the injection site, and was using her left hand to stabilize the area. Awaiting his turn as a vaccine recipient, the woman’s husband watched from behind.
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Content Providers(s):CDC/ Judy Schmidt
Creation Date:2006
Photo Credit:James Gathany
CDC Organization
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