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Write-up: Pneumonia bacterial; Information has been received from an other health professional concerning an elderly male patient who was vaccinated with pneumococcal vaccine, polyvalent (23-valent) injection (PNEUMOVAX NP) for prophylaxis (date of vaccination, dose and lot number not reported). No concomitant medications were reported. On an unspecified date, the patient developed pneumonia bacterial. On an unspecified date, the patient died of pneumonia bacterial. It was unknown whether an autopsy was performed. Reporter''s comment: Not provided. The reporting other health professional did not assess the relationship of pneumonia bacterial to pneumococcal Vaccine, Polyvalent (23-valent). Upon internal review, pneumonia bacterial was determined to be medically significant.; Reported Cause(s) of Death: Pneumonia bacterial
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