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Write-up: Information has been received from a consumer concerning her son, a 6 month old male who on 10-JUL-2008 was vaccinated with his third dose of ROTATEQ (Lot # not reported). The consumer reported that her son had received his third dose of ROTATEQ on 10-JUL-2008. Approximately 24 hours after receiving dose, the patient experienced intussusception. The patient was rushed to the emergency room and needed surgery. He was hospitalized from 11-JUL-2008 to 16-JUL-2008. ROTATEQ was not reintroduced. The patient was considered to be not recovered. The reported considered intussusception as an other important medical event. There was no product quality complaint. Additional information has been requested.8/4/08-records received for DOS 7/16-7/22/08-DC DX: Intussusception. Laparotomy, small bowel resection, incidental appendectomy. Presented with C/O oen day history of fever, abdominal pain with intermittent crying, vomiting and blood in stool. Fussiness and abdominal distension.
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