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Life Threatening? Yes
Write-up: Two events of intussusception, each after given rotateq vaccine, the second episode was 7 days after the rotateq was administered. Was life flighted both times. 03/25/09 Received hospital medical records of 2/15-2/17/09 & 3/21/2009. FINAL DX: Intussusception Records reveal patient experienced irritability, emesis, bloody stools. Seen in outlying ER & transferred to higher leve of care. Tx w/IVF, antibiotics. Surgery consult done & PICU. Admitted overnight for observation s/p enema reduction of IS. Radiology noted cecum abnormally positioned in LLQ. Developed increased pain & repeat US (-) for IS. 3/21/09 records consist only of abdominal x-ray & US. X-ray revealed distention of small bowel & possibly large bowel & could not exclude IS; however, US (-) for IS. No further medical records available for this visit.
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