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Life Threatening? No
Write-up: This case was reported by a healthcare professional via another manufacturer (Fiocruz) and described the occurrence of intussusception in a 2-month-old female subject who was vaccinated with ROTARIX (GlaxoSmithKline). On 13 May 2008, the subject received 1st dose of ROTARIX (oral). On 16 May 2008, 3 days after vaccination with ROTARIX, the subject experienced abdominal soreness upon palpation and crying. The subject was hospitalised. An ultrasound confirmed diagnosis of intussusception. At the time of reporting the events were resolved. No further information could be obtained; the case has been closed.
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