TABLE 1-2

Conclusions Based on the Evidence Bearing on Causality

DT/Td/T

Measlesa

Mumpsa

OPV/IPVb

Hepatitis B

H. influenzae typeb

Category, 1: No Evidence Bearing on a Causal Relation

 

 

Neuropathy

Transverse myelitis (IPV)

 

 

 

 

Residual seizure disorder

Thrombocytopenia (IPV)

 

 

 

 

 

Anaphylaxis (IPV)

 

 

Category, 2: The Evidence Is Inadequate to Accept or Reject a Causal Relation

Residual seizure disorder other than infantile spasms

Encephalopathy

Encephalopathy

Transverse myelitis (OPV)

Guillain-Barré syndrome

Guillain-Barré syndrome

 

Subacute sclerosing panencephalitis

Aseptic meningitis

 

 

 

 

 

 

Guillain-Barré syndrome (IPV)

Demyelinating diseases of the central nervous system

Transverse myelitis

Demyelinating discases of the central nervous system

Residual seizure

Sensorineural deafness (MMR)

Death from SIDSe

 

Thrombocytopenia

 

 

Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus

 

 

Anaphylaxis

Mononeuropathy

Sensorineural deafness (MMR)

 

 

Arthritis

 

 

 

 

 

 

Death from SIDSc

Arthritis

 

Sterility

 

Death from SIDSc

 

 

Optic neuritis

 

 

 

 



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