As far as we know, there are no contraindications to having a flu shot and then having surgery. It makes sense to ask your surgeon, however, as ultimately he/she should make the final decision.
How Soon Can I Get a Flu Shot After Blepharoplasty? I Am Very Prone to Flu So the Sooner the Better. Thank You!
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Flu shot after blepharoplasty
I am not aware of any reason why you could not have your flu shot immediately. I agree that I would run that by your surgeon first, but I can't imagine that it would be an issue.
Check with your surgeon first, but to my knowledge there is no issues with flu shots and eyelid surgery.
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