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Write-up: passed away; cough; This is a spontaneous report from a contactable consumer, the patient''s daughter. A 92-year-old female patient received the first dose of BNT162B2 (PFIZER-BIONTECH COVID-19 mRNA VACCINE; Lot Number: UNKNOWN), via an unspecified route of administration in the left arm on 13Jan2021 at 11:00 (at the age of 92-years-old) as a single dose for COVID-19 immunization. Ongoing medical history included nursing home resident, admitted to hospice on 13Jan2021 (prior to vaccination), and oxygen supplementation (due to low oxygen levels) from a few days prior to the vaccine (Jan2021). Other relevant medical history included congestive heart failure from Dec2020 and sulfa allergy. Prior to the vaccination, the patient was tested numerous times (as reported) for COVID-19 and was negative. There were no concomitant medications. The patient did not receive any other vaccines within four weeks prior to the vaccination. A few days before the vaccination, her oxygen level had gone down, and she had been placed on oxygen. Prior to receiving the vaccine, the patient was reported as being ''fine''. On 13Jan2021, the patient received the vaccine at 11:00. The patient coughed maybe 5 or 6 times and then dropped her head. Resuscitation was not performed as patient had a do not resuscitate (DNR) order. The patient passed away on 13Jan2021 at 13:05. The cause of death was not reported. An autopsy was not performed. The clinical outcome of the cough was unknown at the time of death. The lot number for the vaccine, BNT162B2, was not provided and will be requested during follow up.; Reported Cause(s) of Death: passed away
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