Wisconsin sisters say HPV vaccine caused ovaries to stop producing eggs

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2 sisters who both received the HPV vaccination, Gardasil, find themselves in premature menopause. They have been tested for 3 rare genetic diseases that could cause this but the tests are negative. This is the first lawsuit of this nature. However, Merck has already settled 68 cases for a total of at least $5.9 million. The program has dismissed 63 claims, and 81 are pending.

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