Death after Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination: Causal or Coincidental?

  title={Death after Quadrivalent Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination: Causal or Coincidental?},
  author={L. Tomljenovic and C. Shaw},
  • L. Tomljenovic, C. Shaw
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine
  • Background: The proper understanding of a true risk from vaccines is crucial for avoiding unnecessary adverse reactions (ADRs. [...] Key Method Methods: Post-mortem brain tissue specimens from two young women who suffered from cerebral vasculitistype symptoms following vaccination with the HPV vaccine Gardasil were analysed by IHC for various immunoinflammatory markers. Brain sections were also stained for antibodies recognizing HPV-16L1 and HPV-18L1 antigen which are present in Gardasil. Results: In both…Expand Abstract

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