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Life Threatening? Yes
Write-up: Patient developed severe urticaria and angioedema starting about 24-48 hours after getting HPV vaccine (First dose). Patient had two E.R. visits. Needs high dose steroids to control angioedema of throat. Problem lasted ten days. 5/1/07 Received med records from ER visit which reveals patient experienced rash on hip area which spread to extremities. Exam revealed urticarial rash on extemities & trunk. Initially had mild SOB & tightening of throat. Pt had recent DepoProvera injection as well as Gardisil. Tx w/antihistamine & prednisone & d/c to home. ALLERGIES: Augmentin & sulfa FINAL DX: Urticaria.
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