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Sydney man with leukaemia denied Covid vaccine booster shot his specialist recommended

Immunocompromised people may need more than two doses to get the same level of protection, the former firefighter says

A 62-year-old Sydney man with leukaemia who was told by medical specialists that he needed a third booster shot of the Covid-19 vaccine has been denied an additional dose.

Six weeks after receiving his second dose of the AstraZeneca vaccine, Brian Gee’s haematologist ordered a Covid antibody test to assess his body’s response to the vaccine.

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