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Write-up: This case was reported by a regulatory authority (# FI-NAM-20080737) and described the occurrence of invagination of intestine in a 3-month-old female subject who was vaccinated with ROTARIX (GlaxoSmithKline), PENTAVAC. On 28 April 2008, the subject received the 1st dose of ROTARIX (oral), the 1st dose of PENTAVAC (intramuscular, unknown injection site). On 30 April 2008, 2 days after vaccination with PENTAVAC and ROTARIX, the subject experienced vomiting and bloody faeces. On the third day after the vaccination the subject was admitted to the central hospital, where she was diagnosed with invagination. One day later the baby was operated. Reposition not successful with the colongraphy and only partly in the laparotomy. Terminal ileum had become necrotic. Resection of the intestine, 40 cm of the intestine was removed. Diagnosis: Invagination and necrosis of intestinal region ileocecalia. At the time of reporting the events were unresolved.
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