BRITISH mannequin Stephanie Dubois revealed she felt “horrendous” and confirmed her bruised arm in one in all her final posts earlier than she died after receiving a Covid jab.
Ms Dubois, 39, suffered a “severe thrombotic episode” and a “very uncommon” blood clot after being given the Oxford-AstraZeneca jab in Paphos, Cyprus on Could 6.
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Stephanie Dubois revealed she felt ‘horrendous’ and confirmed her bruised arm in one in all her final posts earlier than she died[/caption]
She shared what can be her remaining Fb submit – an image of her bruised arm[/caption]
Stephanie wrote: ‘Completed being in poor health now’[/caption]
Twelve days later, she shared what can be her remaining Fb submit – an image of her bruised arm.
She wrote: “Completed being in poor health now… Couple extra assessments at this time! PS – I nonetheless don’t like needles – feeling drained.”
Charalambos Charilaou, Cypriot well being service spokesman, mentioned that her loss of life can be investigated by the European Medicines Company (EMA).
Nevertheless it has not been confirmed but if her loss of life is linked to the Covid jab.
Dubois posted on Fb after she acquired the primary dose: “So I had the vaccination at this time! I hate needles, at this time was no exception . . . And now I really feel horrendous . . . pizza and mattress for me.”
On Could 14 she was taken to hospital with respiration issues. She wrote: “Awakened feeling tremendous after which inside an hour I had full physique shakes, all my joints seized and I used to be struggling to breathe and was chilly to the bone with a persistent headache and dizziness.
“Mum and pa got here to take care of me and took me for a Covid check, which fortunately was damaging . . . but it surely nonetheless doesn’t clarify what the issue is. Perhaps I’m having a protracted response to my Covid jab final week.”
By Could 19 she had slipped right into a coma and “was not anticipated to return out of it”, in response to Andrew Powers, a good friend.
Stephanie Dubois suffered a ‘severe thrombotic episode’[/caption]
The mannequin died after slipping right into a coma[/caption]
Stephanie Dubois was 39[/caption]
Native media reported that she had suffered a mind haemorrhage and died on Saturday afternoon.
Well being officers at Cyprus’s essential state hospital within the capital, Nicosia, mentioned that she had no underlying well being situations.
Head of the pharmaceutical providers on the ministry of well being, Elena Panayiotopoulou, mentioned it could by no means be clear what killed Stephanie.
“We might by no means make sure that her loss of life is linked to the AstraZeneca vaccine,” she instructed The Solar On-line.
“What she suffered may be very, very uncommon, though we do know that thrombosis cytopenia syndrome can be suffered by individuals who haven’t had the vaccine.
“Plenty of additional investigation must be carried out to see if there may be any correlation between the 2 incidents.
“We have now despatched all our findings to the European Medicines Company who will make that evaluation… and so they might by no means make a conclusion primarily based on one incident, which suggests we might by no means know if there may be any hyperlink.”
In March, Cyprus suspended AstraZeneca pictures pending a overview by the EMA.
Germany, France and different EU member states adopted swimsuit however re-introduced the jab on March 18.
Solely two different individuals in Cyprus developed blood clots after the AstraZeneca vaccination. Each had underlying well being points and neither died.
In April, the EMA confirmed that the advantages of the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine continued to outweigh the chance of unwanted effects.
Does the AstraZeneca Covid vaccine trigger blood clots?
UK physique, Medicines and Healthcare Merchandise Regulatory Company weekly abstract of vaccine unwanted effects mentioned: “On the idea of this ongoing scientific overview, it has been concluded that the proof of a hyperlink with Covid-19 Vaccine AstraZeneca is stronger, however extra work continues to be wanted.”
European regulators have been extra concrete of their findings.
Talking on the European Medicines Company briefing on April 7, Dr Sabine Straus, EMA security committee chairwoman, mentioned: “Our conclusion is that these clotting issues are very uncommon unwanted effects of the vaccine.”
The “uncommon” blood clotting must be listed as a “attainable facet impact of the vaccine”, the EMA’s security committee determined.
For all of the Covid-19 vaccines, England’s deputy chief medical officer Professor Jonathan Van-Tam has beforehand described blood clots as “vanishingly uncommon” however “fairly severe”.
The MHRA mentioned the general incidence of blood clots with low platelets after a primary dose is put at 10.5 per million doses, and about one in 1,000,000 for a second dose.
There have been 49 deaths, that means the chances of somebody getting a deadly blood clot is 2.1 per million.
However this goes as much as 4.5 for these aged 30 to 39.
The MHRA provides a weekly replace on figures right here.
The EMA additionally reminded the general public that of the only a few instances of blood clots, most have been mixed with low ranges of blood platelets and have been inside two weeks of vaccination.
Most instances reported have additionally occurred in girls below 60, primarily based on the at present out there proof, particular threat elements haven’t been confirmed.
The EMA say their scientific evaluation underpins the secure and efficient use of Covid-19 vaccines.
One believable clarification for the mixture of blood clots and low blood platelets is an immune response.
Britain’s medical watchdog, the Medicines & Healthcare merchandise Regulatory Company (MHRA), mentioned the general incidence of blood clots with low platelets after a primary dose of Astrazeneca is put at 10.5 per million doses, and about one in 1,000,000 for a second dose.
There have been 49 deaths within the UK, that means the chances of somebody getting a deadly blood clot is 2.1 per million.
However this goes as much as 4.5 for these aged 30 to 39.
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Whereas England’s deputy chief medical officer Professor Jonathan Van-Tam has beforehand described the blood clots as “vanishingly uncommon” however “fairly severe”.
The identical sort of blood clotting instances have been seen in Europe.
And there are instances within the US after having the Johnson & Johnson vaccine – which makes use of the identical know-how because the AZ jab however isn’t being utilized in Europe or the UK.
Native media reported that she had suffered a mind haemorrhage and died on Saturday afternoon[/caption]