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Write-up: Information has been received from a nurse practitioner, via a company representative, concerning an approximately 22 year old female who was 6 weeks post partum and had completed a pelvic exam followed by the vaccination of the first dose (dose unspecified) of Gardasil. The nurse reported that 45 minutes after the appointment, the patient began to experience dizziness. The sensation of movement/dizziness" made it difficult for the patient to walk and persisted for about four hours, then abruptly resolved with no lingering effects. The patient sought unspecified medical treatment. Additional information has been requested. This is in follow-up to report(s) previously submitted on 3/14/2007. Initial and follow up information has been received from a nurse practitioner, concerning a 21 year old female patient, with a shellfish allergy who was 6 weeks post partum who on 23-DEC-2006 had completed a pelvic exam at the visit, who was then vaccinated, IM at 3:30pm, with the first dose of GARDASIL (Lot # 653938/0954F). The nurse reported that at 4:00 pm (previously reported as 45 minutes after the appointment), the patient began to experienced dizziness. The patient was observed in the nurse''s clinic and was then sent to the same day clinic for observation. The patient''s vital signs were reported to be normal, and a random blood sugar was 110 (units not specified). The sensation of movement/dizziness" made it difficult for the patient to walk and persisted for about four hours, then abruptly resolved with no lingering effects. No further information was expected.
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