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Write-up: Initial and follow up information has been received from a nurse practitioner concerning a 25 year old female customer service representative. On 9/18/06, the pt was vaccinated in the right deltoid with the first dose of 0.5ml of HPV vaccine (lot 653937/0637F). There were no other illnesses noted at the time of vaccination. The nurse practitioner reported that the pt was severely obese and when she received the HPV vaccine, the medication dribbled down her arm. It was report that upon removal of the needle, blood tinged fluid flowed from the injection site. The nurse practitioner was unable to estimate the amount but assumed the pt received less than the full dose. The plan was to re inject the pt with a full dose. At the time of this report, the outcome of the events were unk. Additional information has been requested.
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