COVID-19 mRNA Vaccine and Myocarditis
KeywordsCOVID-19, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2, SARS-CoV-2, myocarditis, COVID-19 vaccine, side effects, adverse events, pericarditis, inflammation of the heart
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is believed to have originated in the Hua nan South China Seafood Market in Wuhan and can present with a spectrum of clinical manifestations. We report the case of 24-year-old male patient who developed chest pain after administration of the second dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech mRNA COVID-19 vaccine and who was diagnosed with myocarditis on work-up.
Issue: 2021: Vol 8 No 6 (view)