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Write-up: Information has been received from a nurse concerning a 16 year old female (ptreviously reported as 15 year old) with no illness at the time of vaccination and no pre-existing illness or allergies who on 02-MAR-2007 (previously reported as 09-MAR-2007) was vaccinated with first dose of Gardasil (lot# 657006/0188U). 0.5 ml once IM in the left deltoid at 5:15 PM. On 02-MAR-2007, after receiving the injection, the patient fainted and fell from the chair where she was sitting. Medical attention was sought. However, she regained consciousness after five minutes. She went home after the recovery. No further information was available at the time of reporting. Additional information has been requested. Additional infromation was received from a licensed vocational nurse. On 02-MAR-2007, at 5:15 PM after receiving the vaccination the patient stated that she felt lightheaded and fell forward and laid her head on the nurses shoulder. The patient then briefly had a "seizure like" motion of her head. The nurse laid her back on the table. The patient quickly resumed normal fucntion and stated she felt fine. The physician stated vasovagal episode. No additional information is expected.
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