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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 male subject who was vaccinated with ROTARIX (GlaxoSmithKline). On 26 September 2006, the subject received 1st dose of ROTARIX (oral, lot number not provided). On 3 October 2006, 7 days after vaccination with ROTARIX, the subject experienced vomiting, abdominal pain, rectal bleeding, bloody stools and abdominal distension which leaded to medical care. On 3 October 2006, the subject was hospitalised. On 4 October 2006, X-ray suggested intussusception leading to surgery without resection. Sepsis leaded to death on 06 October 2006. Cause of death was not reported. It was unknown whether an autopsy was performed.
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