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Write-up: Information has been received from a physician concerning an approximately 17 week old male who on 25-MAR-2008 was vaccinated PO with his first 2.0 ml dose of Rotateq. The patient was hospitalized for 8 days from 25-APR-2008 to 02-MAY-2008 with intussusception requiring surgery with a loss of a section of the terminal ileum. The patient was noted to be recovering. There was no product quality complaint. No additional information at this time. Intussusception was also considered to be an other important medical event (surgery) by the physician. Additional information has been requested. 7/23/08-records received for DOS 4/25-4/30/08-DC DX: Intussusception. Presented with 2 day history of abdominal pain and bright red blood per rectum morning of 4/24/08-Not interested in eating and decrease of diapers/decreased urine output. Pain, severe fussiness, lethargy, rectal bleeding. PE: abdomen positive bowel sounds with a palpable wave. Partial colectomy with excision of terminal ileum.
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