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Leukaemia patient denied COVID-19 booster dose A 62-year-old NSW man with leukaemia has been refused a third booster shot of the COVID-19 vaccine despite it being recommended by his haematologist, according to media reports. The man with chronic lymphocytic leukaemia was given a referral by his specialist for a booster after serology tests showed he ...

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