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Write-up: Patient received partial dose of vaccine in left deltoid due to defective syringe. Pt immediately complained of a burning sensation on her arm where the medication ran (down her arm) I cleansed her entire upper arm with alcohol-pt relieved little relief. The she stated it was sore at about a 2 inch radius from the injection site. Pt was discharged in mother''s care to monitor her. Pt''s mother was contacted around 10:00 am the next day-stated-evening of 02/08/07, pt had severe pain at site and gave 2 500mg doses of Acetaminophen to relieve pain. Mother stated site looked red and raised-similar to a bee sting reaction. She also stated it was gone upon waking and pt now only complaining of moderate site pain with little swelling and redness. Pt to return in 3 days for reevaluation.
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