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About cervical cancer prevention vaccine regular inoculation

Final update date November 6, 2020

We do not actively recommend vaccination for cervical cancer.

Based on the recommendation of the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare (outside site), we do not currently actively recommend vaccination for cervical cancer.
※Information on vaccinations for first-year junior high school students is postponed based on the recommendations of the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare.

On October 9, 2020, in order to further enhance the provision of information for those who are subject to regular vaccination and their parents to consider and judge vaccination for cervical cancer prevention vaccine, the national vaccine Has been revised to include information on effectiveness and safety.
The period during which regular vaccinations can be given at public expense (free) is from the sixth grade of elementary school to the first grade of high school.
Please read the following leaflet when considering or wishing to inoculate.
※The leaflets are as of October 2020. Please see Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare HP (outside site) for the latest version.

Cervical Cancer Vaccine Leaflet
To those who are considering vaccinationTo those who have been vaccinatedFor healthcare professionals

Cervical cancer prevention vaccine leaflet (summary version)

Cervical cancer prevention vaccine leaflet (detailed version)


Leaflet after inoculation


For healthcare professionals


Leaflet: "Important news for girls and parents equivalent to 6th grade to 1st year of high school [Summary version]" (PDF: 3,221KB)
Leaflet: "Important news for girls and parents equivalent to 6th grade to 1st year of high school [Detailed version]" (PDF: 4,379KB)

Leaflet: "To children and parents who have received the cervical cancer prevention vaccine" (PDF: 1,297KB)Leaflet: "To medical professionals-Inoculation of cervical cancer prevention vaccine-" (PDF: 1,804KB)

※If symptoms such as persistent pain occur after vaccination with the cervical cancer prevention vaccine,
Please talk with Health and Safety Division (Phone: 045-671-4190).

From February 2011 to March 2013, the city will provide cervical cancer prevention for junior and senior high school girls.
We subsidized the cost of vaccination.
From April 2013, routine immunization was based on the Immunization Act, but the causal relationship is unknown.
Serious adverse reactions complaining of persistent pain after vaccination were reported, and the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare issued a vaccination on June 14, the same year.
After withholding active recommendation, we do not recommend inoculation in Motoichi.
Currently, we have consultations on similar symptoms in the city.
In the past, she was vaccinated with a cervical cancer prevention vaccine and is currently suffering persistent pain (muscle pain, joint pain, skin pain, skin pain).
If you have any symptoms, such as headache, numbness, weakness, or irritation of your limbs,
Please consult with Health and Social Welfare Bureau Health and Safety Division

≪City of Yokohama, Health and Social Welfare Bureau Health and Safety Division (in charge of Vaccinations≫
Telephone: 045-671-419001
(FAX: 045-664-7296)
From 8:15 am to 5:15 pm on weekdays

About damage relief system by Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA)

The city has supported medical expenses and Medical Allowance as a measure until the government and PMDA are rescued.
The national council in September 2015 has decided to promote relief, and the review of relief has been resumed.
In the future, for those who have symptoms after vaccination by voluntary vaccination (until March 31, 2013),
You will need to apply for relief from PMDA. For an overview of the PMDA damage relief system, see the drug side effect relief system.

About Vaccinations Accident Compensation Insurance

Yokohama City's non-statutory Vaccinations (voluntary vaccination) for compensation for accidents caused by accidents involving Vaccinations)
The following compensation contents are based on "Yokohama-shi accident accident compensation compensation summary" by joining "National Mayors' Association Vaccinations Accident Compensation InsuranceVaccinations Accident Compensation Guidelines
We will compensate for this.

[Contract details] (As of April 1, 2020)

1. In the case of death compensation……44.2 million yen

2. In case of disability due to Disability Compensation Vaccinations
In the case of the Immunization Law Enforcement Ordinance Appendix Table 2 Disability Grade 1……44.2 million yen
In the case of the Immunization Law Enforcement Ordinance Appendix Table 2……29,431,000 yen
In the case of the Immunization Law Enforcement Ordinance Appendix Table 2 Disability Grade 3……2.24.68 million yen

※However, "death compensation" and "disability compensation" will not be paid in duplicate.

[Procedures]
At first please talk with Yokohama-shi health security section. We will guide you through future procedures.

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Health and Social Welfare Bureau Health and Safety Department Health and Safety Division

Telephone: 045-671-419001

Telephone: 045-671-419001

Fax: 045-664-7296

Email address: [email protected]

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