Alopecia areata following COVID-19 vaccination: vaccine-induced autoimmunity?

Dear Editor, We report a case of an 80-year-old man who came to our attention for a rapidly progressive loss of facial hair 7 days after the administration of the first dose of the BNT162b2 vaccine, an mRNA vaccine against SARS-CoV-2. He had no personal or family history of alopecia or autoimmunity. Before the vaccination, a …

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COVID-19 Vaccine effectiveness against symptomatic infection and hospitalization in Belgium, July 2021-APRIL 2022

The COVID-19 vaccination campaign in Belgium aimed to reduce disease spread and severity. We quantified the observed vaccine effectiveness (VE) against symptomatic infection (VEi) and hospitalization (VEh). Exhaustive data on testing and vaccination was combined with a clinical hospital survey. We estimated VEi using a test negative design and VEh using a proportional hazard analysis. …

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COVID UPDATE: What is the truth?

The COVID-19 pandemic is one of the most manipulated infectious disease events in history, characterized by official lies in an unending stream led by government bureaucracies, medical associations, medical boards, the media, and international agencies.[ 3 , 6 , 57 ] We have witnessed a long list of unprecedented intrusions into medical practice, including attacks …

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COVID-19 Vaccine in Patients with Exacerbation of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

To the editorBetween the end of 2020 and the beginning of 2021, the first mRNA vaccines against COVID-19 received approval for emergency use by the World Health Organization (WHO). Patientsaffected by fibrotic interstitial lung disease (ILD) were granted priority access to vaccination,as these patients may develop severe complications after SARS-CoV-2 infection and carry ahigher risk …

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High viral loads: what drives fatal cases of COVID-19 in vaccinees? – an autopsy study

The rate of SARS-CoV-2 infections in vaccinees has become a relevant serious issue. This study aimed to determine the causes of death, histological organ alteration, and viral spread in relation to demographic, clinical-pathological, viral variants, and vaccine types for deceased individuals with proven SARS-CoV-2 infection after vaccination who died between January and November 2021. Twenty-nine …

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