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So, she didn't die from the vaccine, but from a malignant tumor...

The teenage girl who died shortly after being immunised against cervical cancer was killed by a malignant chest tumour and not by a reaction to the vaccine manufactured by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK.L), an inquest heard on Thursday.

"The pathologist has confirmed today at the opening of the inquest into the death of Natalie Morton that she died from a large malignant tumour of unknown origin in the heart and lungs," said Dr Caron Grainger, joint director of public health for the Coventry area where Natalie died.

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Asked by lvpenguino at 11:44 AM on Oct. 1, 2009 in Kids' Health

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    Answer by lvpenguino at 11:45 AM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • Thanks for posting this.

    Answer by mancosmomma at 12:26 PM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • There are hundreds of different types of HPV, the vaccine only covers 2 of them. My daughter won't have the vaccine.

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:55 PM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • People just need to stop spreading unsubstantiated rumors about vaccines and realize that coincidences happen. I NEVER believed this girl died from the Guardisail vaccine. I know many girls that have had this vaccine and are fine. My niece will be getting this shot next year. Her mother had cervical cancer and will do whatever she can to help prevent her daughter from going through what she had to go through.

    Answer by tyfry7496 at 10:27 PM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • doesnt it bother anyone on here that it took an autopsy to find a malignant tumor?? what is wrong with medicine today... the freakin Drs a $$ driven not patient driven very very very sad

    Answer by MELRN at 10:37 PM on Oct. 1, 2009

  • Ditto @MELRN!! Why didn't they find the tumor sooner?! Ughh

    Answer by hisemma at 10:39 AM on Oct. 2, 2009

  • because nobody is looking for a tumor in an otherwise young healthy child...and it was easier to just blame the vaccine instead of looking further.

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:22 PM on Oct. 2, 2009

  • cover up anyone?

    Answer by Anonymous at 5:07 PM on Oct. 2, 2009

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