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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 5-month-old female subject who was vaccinated with ROTARIX (GlaxoSmithKline). On 30 January 2008, the subject received 2nd dose of ROTARIX (oral). Lot number not provided. On 18 February 2008, 19 days after vaccination with ROTARIX, the subject experienced right jejuno-ileal intussusception which evolved to a right hemicolectomy and ileocolonic anastomosis. The subject was hospitalised. At the time of reporting the events were resolved. No further information could be obtained; the case has been closed.
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