An investigation after the death of a student who was vaccinated in AstraZeneca

An investigation was opened in France to determine the causes of the death of a 26-year-old medical student on March 18, several days after he was vaccinated against Covid-19 with the AstraZeneca vaccine, we learned on Tuesday with the health authorities and the prosecution.

Investigation established that the deceased had been vaccinated against COVID-19 (AstraZeneca) on March 8, 2021. A forensic autopsy was performed on March 19, 2021, and his findings were reported to the Prosecutor’s Office on the 22nd. March ”, notes in a press release the Prosecutor of Nantes (West), Pierre Sinis.

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“In order to determine the causes and circumstances of death, additional analyzes appeared necessary. As it is, we must wait for the conclusions of these experiences to determine the causes of death with certainty,” the judge adds.

In a press release released Monday evening, the National Agency for the Safety of Medicines and Health Products (ANSM) announced that “as part of our enhanced surveillance of thromboembolic disorders, we have been informed of a 24-year-old male case of death. Person (good: 24 according to ANSM, 26 years old) According to the claim) several days after the vaccination with the AstraZeneca vaccine.

In the wake of several countries, France temporarily stopped vaccination with AstraZeneca last week, after reports of serious side effects such as bleeding disorders and blood clots.

Last Thursday, the European Medicines Agency (EMA) ruled AstraZeneca as “safe and effective” in a long-awaited opinion, against the backdrop of vaccine shortages in Europe.

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In order to reassure the French, Prime Minister Jean Castex received a dose of the vaccine on March 19.

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