70-day-old infant dies after getting shot of vaccine ComBe Five

Health officials in Hanoi are working to clarify the death of a 70-day-old infant in Thach That District in Hanoi after getting a shot of vaccine ComBe Five, said Director of the General Hospital in Thach That District Dr. Vuong Trung Kien yesterday.


70-day-old infant dies after getting shot of vaccine ComBe Five

Before, infant Kieu Hai Yen was taken to the medical clinic in Can Kiem Commune on January 9 for vaccination.
After examining his health which is in good condition, medical workers administered a shot of vaccine ComBe Five as well as gave consultation how to take care of him to parents.
However, the infant suffered high fever later though he took medicine to reduce fever. Next morning when he turned pale, his parents took him to the hospital for emergency treatment but it was late. He was pronounced dead later.

By NGUYEN QUOC - Translated by UYEN PHUONG

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