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Life Threatening? No
Write-up: Information has been received from a nurse practitioner and a licensed practical nurse concerning a teenage female (age not reported) who on an unspecified date was vaccinated with 0.5 mL of HPV. Subsequently, the patient ended up crying and reported she had pain, when the vaccine was being administered, either left or right arm and had some pain afterwards. The licensed practical nurse further reported that the patient developed pain one hour after the injection. The patient reported that the pain had subsided, however, when the patient went to bed that evening, the pain had returned. Unspecified medical attention was sought. At the time of this report, the patient had fully recovered from the events (date unknown). Follow up information indicated that the patient had no further complaints of pain. Additional information is not expected.
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