Mexican authorities stated they’re finding out the case of a 32-year-old feminine physician who was hospitalized after receiving the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine.
The physician, whose title has not been launched, was admitted to the intensive care unit of a public hospital within the northern state of Nuevo Leon after she skilled seizures, problem respiratory and a pores and skin rash.
“The preliminary analysis is encephalomyelitis,” the Well being Ministry stated in a press release launched on Friday night time. Encephalomyelitis is an irritation of the mind and spinal wire.
The ministry added that the physician has a historical past of allergic reactions and stated that there isn’t a proof from medical trials that anybody has developed an irritation of the mind after the vaccine’s utility.
Pfizer and BioNTech couldn’t instantly be reached for remark.
Greater than 126,500 folks have died from COVID-19 in Mexico. The nation started distributing the primary spherical of COVID-19 vaccines to healthcare staff on Dec. 24.
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