85th Dengvaxia death?

September 17, 2018

A CHILD who died on Saturday is believed to be the 85th fatal victim of the Dengvaxia vaccine. 

Sibayan was vaccinated with the Dengvaxia on Nov. 2, 2017. He was diagnosed with dengue fever last September 11 and he died four days later.

Among the findings of doctors were enlargement of the internal organs including heart, kidneys, spleen and pancreas,among others.

Cause of death is severe hemorrhagic dengue and dengvaxia complications.

PAO is preparing a Dengvaxia-related case in response to the call for justice by the victim’s family.