Archive for July 9th, 2018

Pancreatitis after Gardasil: not a novel entity

Bizjak et al report on the case of a 20 year-old male who developed severe abdominal pain 1¬†week after being vaccinated with Gardasil. Although still suffering with ongoing nausea and pain, he received his second shot of the HPV vaccine. Only 10¬†days later, laboratory results revealed significantly elevated pancreatic enzymes, and with concomitant abdominal pain and vomiting, he was diagnosed with acute pancreatitis. The researchers report that this case of […]

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