Pancreatitis after human papillomavirus vaccination: a matter of molecular mimicry
Pancreatitis caused by measles, mumps, and rubella vaccine.
“Acute pancreatitis may result from viral infections, including mumps, coxsackie B, Epstein-Barr, and varicella. However, viral pancreatitis has not been reported after immunization with viral vaccines. We report the occurrence of acute pancreatitis in an adult who had received measles, mumps, and rubella II vaccine (MMR II).”
Pancreatitis following human papillomavirus vaccination
“To the Editor: A 26-year-old woman presented with 24 hours of severe constant epigastric pain and vomiting. She had no history of similar pains, alcohol consumption or gallstones. Four days before presentation she had received her first dose of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine. Two days after vaccination she developed a fever and self-limiting rash of 3 days’ duration.”
Severe necrotizing pancreatitis following combined hepatitis A and B vaccination.