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First Appeared on 12/8/2009
|Vaccination / Manufacturer||Lot / Dose||Site / Route|
|HPV4: HPV (GARDASIL) / MERCK & CO. INC.||- / 1||UN / IM|
Administered by: Other Purchased by: Other
Symptoms: Injection site swelling
Life Threatening? No
Permanent Disability? No
ER or Doctor Visit? Yes
Other Medications: hormonal contraceptives
Preexisting Conditions: Unknown
Diagnostic Lab Data: Unknown
CDC 'Split Type': WAES0705USA00723
Write-up:Information has been received from a physician, via a company representative, concerning an 18 year old female patient, who on 30-JAN-2007 was vaccinated IM, with the first dose of Gardasil, and on 04-APR-2007 with the second dose of Gardasil. Concomitant therapy included hormonal contraceptives (unspecified). On 04-APR-2007, following the vaccination, the patient developed "band-like swelling around her arm at the injection site," which continued for two days and then resolved. On approximately 25-APR-2007, the swelling around her arm returned; the patient had been applying cold compresses to relieve the swelling around her arm returned; the patient had been applying cold compresses to relieve the swelling. On 27-APR-2007, the physician saw the patient and reported there was no visible discoloration or bruising of the arm, though the swelling was still present. At the time of this report, it was unknown if the patient had recovered from the recurrent swelling of her arm. Additional information has been requested.
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