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Teen killed by tumour, not by cancer jab

PUBLISHED: 12:15 01 October 2009 | UPDATED: 08:36 01 August 2010

TEENAGER Natalie Morton died from a malignant tumour in her chest and not from a reaction to the cervical cancer jab, it was revealed today.

Deputy coroner for Coventry Louise Hunt told Natalie's parents that the current indication was that the vaccine was not contributing factor in her death.

TEENAGER Natalie Morton died from a malignant tumour in her chest and not from a reaction to the cervical cancer jab, it was revealed today.

Deputy coroner for Coventry Louise Hunt told Natalie's parents that the current indication was that the vaccine was not contributing factor in her death.

Opening and adjourning the inquest at Coventry Magistrates' Court, she said: “It appears that Natalie died from a tumour in her chest involving her heart and her lungs.”

Natalie, 14, collapsed less than two hours after being given a cervical cancer vaccination at Coventry's Blue Coat Church of England School on Monday.


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