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From the 4/30/2021 release of VAERS data:

Found 799 cases where Vaccine is COVID19 and Symptom is Pulmonary embolism

Table

   
AgeCountPercent
< 3 Years10.13%
12-17 Years10.13%
17-44 Years13216.52%
44-65 Years27534.42%
65-75 Years20125.16%
75+ Years15719.65%
Unknown324.01%
TOTAL799100%



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VAERS ID: 912064 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age:   
Sex: Unknown  
Location: Unknown  
Vaccinated:0000-00-00
Onset:0000-00-00
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2020-12-29
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH - / UNK - / -

Administered by: Unknown       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Pulmonary embolism
SMQs:, Embolic and thrombotic events, venous (narrow)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? No
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications:
Current Illness:
Preexisting Conditions:
Allergies:
Diagnostic Lab Data:
CDC Split Type: USPFIZER INC2020510777

Write-up: had a patient receive COVID vaccine and 3 days later developed bilateral pulmonary embolisms; This is a spontaneous report from a contactable physician. A patient of unspecified age and gender received BNT162B2 (PFIZER-BIONTECH COVID-19 VACCINE), via an unspecified route of administration at single dose on an unspecified date for COVID-19 immunisation. The patient medical history and concomitant medications were not reported. The physician had a patient receive COVID vaccine and 3 days later developed bilateral pulmonary embolisms on an unspecified date with outcome of unknown. Have there been any similar reports of such events within short time frame of receiving the vaccine? Information about lot/batch number has been requested.; Sender''s Comments: The information provided is limited and doesnot allow a full medically meaningful assessment. This case will be reassessed should additional information, especially patient age, relevant medical history, concomitant drugs and clinical course, become available. The impact of this report on the benefit/risk profile of the Pfizer product is evaluated as part of Pfizer procedures for safety evaluation, including the review and analysis of aggregate data for adverse events. Any safety concern identified as part of this review, as well as any appropriate action in response, will be promptly notified to Regulatory Authorities, Ethics Committees and Investigators, as appropriate.


VAERS ID: 922669 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 46.0  
Sex: Female  
Location: Ohio  
Vaccinated:2020-12-26
Onset:2021-01-04
   Days after vaccination:9
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-06
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (MODERNA)) / MODERNA 011J20A / 1 RA / IM

Administered by: Private       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Computerised tomogram thorax, Deep vein thrombosis, Pulmonary embolism, Ultrasound Doppler
SMQs:, Embolic and thrombotic events, venous (narrow), Thrombophlebitis (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? Yes
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: Metformin Birth Control Pills
Current Illness: None
Preexisting Conditions: Asthma
Allergies: Aspirin Anaprox Sulfa
Diagnostic Lab Data: CT scan of chest. Doppler of Left Leg.
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Patient (myself) developed DVT/PE diagnosed on 1/4/2021


VAERS ID: 933686 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 62.0  
Sex: Male  
Location: Unknown  
Vaccinated:2020-12-23
Onset:2020-12-29
   Days after vaccination:6
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-06
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (MODERNA)) / MODERNA 011J2OA / 1 RA / IM

Administered by: Other       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Dyspnoea, Musculoskeletal chest pain, Pneumonia viral, Pulmonary embolism, SARS-CoV-2 test negative
SMQs:, Anaphylactic reaction (broad), Embolic and thrombotic events, venous (narrow), Acute central respiratory depression (broad), Pulmonary hypertension (broad), Cardiomyopathy (broad), Infective pneumonia (narrow), COVID-19 (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? Yes
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? Yes
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications:
Current Illness:
Preexisting Conditions:
Allergies:
Diagnostic Lab Data:
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: rib pain/shortness breath/Pulmonary Embolus and viral pneumonia Narrative: Development of symptoms beyond the 48-72 window. Tested at time of ER visit Negative for Covid. Repeated Covid NP swab on 01/05/2021. Was not hospitalized overnight discharge home on oral anticoagulant medications.


VAERS ID: 925039 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 59.0  
Sex: Female  
Location: Minnesota  
Vaccinated:2020-12-30
Onset:2020-12-30
   Days after vaccination:0
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-07
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH - / UNK - / -

Administered by: Work       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Computerised tomogram abnormal, Dyspnoea, Pulmonary embolism
SMQs:, Anaphylactic reaction (broad), Embolic and thrombotic events, venous (narrow), Acute central respiratory depression (broad), Pulmonary hypertension (broad), Cardiomyopathy (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? Yes
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? No
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications:
Current Illness:
Preexisting Conditions:
Allergies:
Diagnostic Lab Data: CT Scan (+) for Bilateral extensive PEs
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: SOB started Saturday 01/02/2021 continued SOB Sunday 01/03/2021 and on Monday 01/04/2021 went to clinic and saw a provider. Resulted in bilateral pulmonary emboli treated with Lovenox and Coumadin.


VAERS ID: 926290 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 23.0  
Sex: Female  
Location: Michigan  
Vaccinated:2021-01-02
Onset:2021-01-02
   Days after vaccination:0
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-07
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH EK9231 / 1 LA / IM

Administered by: Private       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Angiocardiogram, Blood lactic acid, Dyspnoea, Electrocardiogram, Full blood count, Headache, Metabolic function test, Myalgia, Pulmonary embolism, Pyrexia, Tachycardia
SMQs:, Rhabdomyolysis/myopathy (broad), Anaphylactic reaction (broad), Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (broad), Anticholinergic syndrome (broad), Arrhythmia related investigations, signs and symptoms (broad), Embolic and thrombotic events, venous (narrow), Acute central respiratory depression (broad), Pulmonary hypertension (broad), Cardiomyopathy (broad), Eosinophilic pneumonia (broad), Tendinopathies and ligament disorders (broad), Drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms syndrome (broad), Dehydration (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? Yes
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: None
Current Illness: Covid positive within 3 weeks of vaccine
Preexisting Conditions: None
Allergies: None known
Diagnostic Lab Data: CBC, CMP, Lactic acid, CT angiogram of thorax with IV contrast to R/O PE, EKG
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Presented to ED 1/3/2021 Tachycardia, fever, headache and myalgia. Complaints of shortness of breath.


VAERS ID: 927096 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 60.0  
Sex: Male  
Location: Massachusetts  
Vaccinated:2020-12-28
Onset:2020-12-29
   Days after vaccination:1
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-07
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (MODERNA)) / MODERNA - / 1 LA / IM

Administered by: Private       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Blood test, Chest X-ray, Chills, Computerised tomogram abdomen, Computerised tomogram head, Computerised tomogram thorax abnormal, Echocardiogram, Fatigue, Flushing, Generalised tonic-clonic seizure, Hyperhidrosis, Legionella test, Magnetic resonance imaging brain, Myalgia, Pulmonary embolism, Pyrexia, SARS-CoV-2 test, Scan with contrast, Streptococcus test, Ultrasound abdomen
SMQs:, Rhabdomyolysis/myopathy (broad), Anaphylactic reaction (broad), Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (broad), Systemic lupus erythematosus (broad), Anticholinergic syndrome (broad), Convulsions (narrow), Embolic and thrombotic events, venous (narrow), Noninfectious encephalitis (broad), Noninfectious encephalopathy/delirium (broad), Noninfectious meningitis (broad), Cardiomyopathy (broad), Eosinophilic pneumonia (broad), Generalised convulsive seizures following immunisation (narrow), Hypersensitivity (broad), Tendinopathies and ligament disorders (broad), Drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms syndrome (broad), Hypoglycaemia (broad), COVID-19 (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? Yes
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? No
Hospitalized? Yes, 5 days
   Extended hospital stay? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: Venlafaxine 150mg daily Ibuprofen 600mg 2x/week
Current Illness: None
Preexisting Conditions: Mild osteoarthritis
Allergies: N/A
Diagnostic Lab Data: CT head without contrast Blood work CT abdomen/pelvis with contrast Xray chest Covid-19 RT-PCR Legionella and Strep Urine Echo TTE MRI brain with and without contrast MRA head without contrast US abdomen CT chest Pulmonary embolism with contrast
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Day 2 (12/29/20): Fever (<100 degrees), Mild muscle aches, Fatigue Day 3 (12/30/20): Fatigue, Muscle aches Day 4 (12/31/20): Alternating chills and profuse sweating starting at 8am, Full body flushing, Grand Mal Seizure at 4:30pm


VAERS ID: 937579 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 64.0  
Sex: Male  
Location: Minnesota  
Vaccinated:2020-12-30
Onset:2020-12-30
   Days after vaccination:0
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-12
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (MODERNA)) / MODERNA 037K20A / 1 LA / IM

Administered by: Senior Living       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Abdominal pain, Acute respiratory distress syndrome, Arteriosclerosis coronary artery, Ascites, Atrial fibrillation, Blood culture negative, Blood lactic acid, Blood potassium decreased, Brain natriuretic peptide normal, C-reactive protein increased, Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Computerised tomogram abdomen abnormal, Computerised tomogram thorax abnormal, Confusional state, Culture urine positive, Diarrhoea, Dyspnoea, Electrocardiogram abnormal, Fall, Haematocrit decreased, Haemoglobin decreased, Hepatic cirrhosis, Hiatus hernia, International normalised ratio increased, Lipase normal, Lung opacity, Myalgia, Nausea, Oedema, Pancreatitis, Platelet count decreased, Portal hypertension, Procalcitonin increased, Pulmonary embolism, Pyrexia, Red blood cell count decreased, Scan with contrast, Sepsis, Sinus tachycardia, Splenic granuloma, Tachycardia, Tachypnoea, Vomiting, White blood cell count decreased
SMQs:, Rhabdomyolysis/myopathy (broad), Cardiac failure (broad), Liver related investigations, signs and symptoms (narrow), Hepatic failure, fibrosis and cirrhosis and other liver damage-related conditions (narrow), Liver-related coagulation and bleeding disturbances (narrow), Anaphylactic reaction (narrow), Acute pancreatitis (narrow), Angioedema (broad), Asthma/bronchospasm (broad), Haematopoietic erythropenia (narrow), Haematopoietic leukopenia (narrow), Haematopoietic thrombocytopenia (narrow), Haemorrhage laboratory terms (broad), Interstitial lung disease (narrow), Neuroleptic malignant syndrome (broad), Systemic lupus erythematosus (broad), Anticholinergic syndrome (broad), Arrhythmia related investigations, signs and symptoms (broad), Supraventricular tachyarrhythmias (narrow), Retroperitoneal fibrosis (broad), Dementia (broad), Pseudomembranous colitis (broad), Embolic and thrombotic events, venous (narrow), Acute central respiratory depression (broad), Pulmonary hypertension (broad), Guillain-Barre syndrome (broad), Noninfectious encephalitis (broad), Noninfectious encephalopathy/delirium (broad), Noninfectious meningitis (broad), Accidents and injuries (narrow), Gastrointestinal nonspecific symptoms and therapeutic procedures (narrow), Haemodynamic oedema, effusions and fluid overload (narrow), Cardiomyopathy (broad), Eosinophilic pneumonia (broad), Other ischaemic heart disease (narrow), Noninfectious diarrhoea (narrow), Respiratory failure (narrow), Tendinopathies and ligament disorders (broad), Drug reaction with eosinophilia and systemic symptoms syndrome (narrow), Hypoglycaemia (broad), Infective pneumonia (broad), Dehydration (broad), Hypokalaemia (narrow), Sepsis (narrow), Opportunistic infections (broad), Immune-mediated/autoimmune disorders (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? Yes
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? Yes
Hospitalized? Yes, 8 days
   Extended hospital stay? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: Zyprexa 15 mg tablet once daily Levothyroxine 100 mcg tablet once daily Metformin ER 500 mg tablet 2 tablets by mouth twice daily Divalproex DR 240 mg Give 3 tablets by mouth once daily Metoprolol tartrate 50 mg tablet by mouth twice daily
Current Illness: COVID 19 (tested positive on 11/27/2020). Appeared to have recovered, but had some weight loss as well as persistent weakness, activity intolerance.
Preexisting Conditions: Schizophrenia Dementia without behavioral disturbance Personal history of covid-19 (Tested positive on 11/27/2020) Type 2 diabetes mellitus Morbid Obesity Essential Hypertension BPH with LUTS Allergic rhinitis Hypothyroidism Seborrheic dermatitis Fatty liver disease Pancytopenia Glaucoma History of nicotine dependence, cigarettes
Allergies: Ciclopirox- erythema and pruritus Naltrexone- reaction dizziness Topiramate- mood changes
Diagnostic Lab Data: 12/31/2020: WBC 4.8 K/uL ; RBC 4.23 M/Ul; Hgb 12.9 g/dL; Hct 38.6%; Platelets 63 k/uL; Blood culture: No growth; Urine culture: Moderate mixed flora; Lipase 55 U/L; Procalcitonin 2.38 ng/mL; BNP 90; Lactic acid 7.2 mmo/L; CRP 110.5 mg/L; Potassium 3.4 mmol/L; INR 2.4 ; CT Angio Chest: Pulmonary embolism left and right; Moderate pachy peripheral ground glass right infiltrates Heavy triple vessel coronary calcification with heavy left main coronary calcification. Mild inflammatory stranding around the normal appearing pancreatic head suggesting pancreatitis. Moderate thickening of the wall of distal esophagus associate with small hiatal hernia: EKG on 12/31/2020: Sinus tachycardia; EKG on 1/2/2021: Atrial fibrillation with rapid RVR; On 1/3/2021: CT abdomen with contrast liver cirrhosis with portal venous hypertension, multiple splenic granulomata, recanalization of the umbilical vein. Third spacing with body wall edema and mild pericholecystic ascites. The mild stranding in the upper abdominal fat could represent mild pericholecystic ascites. Mostly liquid stool throughout colon without findings of intestinal obstruction.
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: On 12/31/2020, at approximately 00:15, pt developed a fever of 102.9 F and tachycardia with rate of 120. He was treated with acetaminophen. Later in the morning, he complained of nausea, generalized muscle aches, intermittent increase in confusion. At approximately 14:00, he had a fall out of bed and at that time noted to be short of breath, tachypneic. He was taken via ambulance to Emergency Department. From there he was transferred to Hospital for admission with acute respiratory distress, suspected sepsis with lactic acid 7.4 and Bilateral Pulmonary Emboli. He was started on heparin and broad spectrum antibiotics and transitioned to ELIQUIS on 1/3/2021. Infectious etiology of sepsis was unclear. He continued broad spectrum antibiotics with clinical improvement. Abdominal CT scan was obtained due to intermittent nausea, vomiting, abdominal pain, loose stools. His heart rhythm flipped to Atrial Fibrillation with RVR on 1/2 and his rate improved with titration of metoprolol. He was also treated with prednisone for suspected underlying undiagnosed COPD. It is noted in his hospital summary that PEs presumed provoked in the setting of his recent COVID 19 infection. He was discharged from the hospital on 1/8/2021 and readmitted to the Veterans Home. He has been stable.


VAERS ID: 938576 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 22.0  
Sex: Female  
Location: New Jersey  
Vaccinated:2021-01-06
Onset:2021-01-09
   Days after vaccination:3
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-12
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH EK9231 / 2 LA / SYR
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH EH9899 / 1 LA / SYR

Administered by: Private       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Back pain, Blood test, Computerised tomogram, Deep vein thrombosis, Magnetic resonance imaging, Pulmonary embolism
SMQs:, Retroperitoneal fibrosis (broad), Embolic and thrombotic events, venous (narrow), Thrombophlebitis (broad)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? Yes
Office Visit? Yes
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? Yes
Hospitalized? Yes, 2 days
   Extended hospital stay? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: None
Current Illness: None
Preexisting Conditions: None
Allergies: All seafood
Diagnostic Lab Data: CT, MRI, blood teatst
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Back pain, bilateral PE and DVT


VAERS ID: 941522 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 50.0  
Sex: Female  
Location: Vermont  
Vaccinated:2020-12-01
Onset:2021-01-04
   Days after vaccination:34
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-13
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (MODERNA)) / MODERNA 026L20A / 1 LA / IM

Administered by: Private       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Chest X-ray abnormal, Computerised tomogram thorax abnormal, Dyspnoea, Fibrin D dimer increased, Pulmonary embolism, SARS-CoV-2 test negative
SMQs:, Anaphylactic reaction (broad), Haemorrhage laboratory terms (broad), Embolic and thrombotic events, venous (narrow), Acute central respiratory depression (broad), Pulmonary hypertension (broad), Cardiomyopathy (broad), Infective pneumonia (broad), COVID-19 (broad)

Life Threatening? Yes
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? No
Office Visit? Yes
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? Yes
Hospitalized? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: None
Current Illness: None
Preexisting Conditions: None
Allergies: None
Diagnostic Lab Data: At the emergency room I had a d-dimer done which was elevated. I had an X-ray and CAT scan which I was diagnosed with bilateral pulmonary embolisms. I was put on Eliquis and sent home.
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: I was short of breath and went to emergency room on 1/5/2021. I was diagnosed with bilateral pulmonary embolisms. I was Covid negative and had no other symptoms.


VAERS ID: 943868 (history)  
Form: Version 2.0  
Age: 66.0  
Sex: Male  
Location: Georgia  
Vaccinated:2020-12-28
Onset:2021-01-04
   Days after vaccination:7
Submitted: 0000-00-00
Entered: 2021-01-14
Vaccin­ation / Manu­facturer Lot / Dose Site / Route
COVID19: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH)) / PFIZER/BIONTECH EK5730 / UNK - / IM

Administered by: Other       Purchased by: ?
Symptoms: Computerised tomogram, Painful respiration, Pulmonary embolism, X-ray
SMQs:, Embolic and thrombotic events, venous (narrow)

Life Threatening? No
Birth Defect? No
Died? No
Permanent Disability? No
Recovered? Yes
Office Visit? No
ER Visit? No
ER or Doctor Visit? Yes
Hospitalized? Yes, 2 days
   Extended hospital stay? No
Previous Vaccinations:
Other Medications: zyrTEC 10 mg 1 tab daily; BuPROPion Hal XL 300 mg 1 tab daily; Furosemide 40 mg 1 tab daily; Mirapex 1 mg 3 tabs at bedtime; Lipitor 40 mg 1 tab at bed time; Seroquel 100 mg tab 2 tabs at bedtime; Pyridoxine Hal 50 mg 2 tabs twice daily; G
Current Illness: None
Preexisting Conditions: Type 2 Diabetes, HBP
Allergies: N/A
Diagnostic Lab Data: CT Scan and xray
CDC Split Type:

Write-up: Developed pulmonary embolism in right lung one week after vaccination. Sharp pain on right side when breathing. Treated with IV Apixaban while inpatient for 2 days, oral Apixaban 5 mg, 2 tabs twice daily 1/5/21-1/11/21, then one 5 mg tab twice a day. Pain has subsided as of 1/14/21.


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