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Write-up: Information has been received from a nurse practitioner (NP), via a company representative, concerning a female patient, who was vaccinated in her deltoid muscle with the second dose, 0.5ml, of Gardasil (date unspecified). The NP stated that "immediately after the administration of the vaccine," the patient developed swelling in an "adjacent part of the injection site." The NP confirmed that the patient did not have a reaction following her first dose of Gardasil (date unspecified). At the time of the report, the NP stated the patient was recovering from the event. The patient sought unspecified medical attention. Additional information has been requested. This is in follow-up reports previously submitted on 4/13/2007. Information has been received from a nurse practioner, concerning a female patient, who was vaccinated with a dose 0.5ml of PNEUMOVAX 23 (previously reported by the company representive as swelling at the injection site from GARDASIL. The NP reported that the patient had a severe reaction to the PNEUMOVAX 23 (details not specified). It was unknown if the patient had recovered from the event. Additional information has been requested.
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