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VAERS Report 2156818

Case Report Section

Vaer Report Details

Age: NA

Gender: Female

State: Outside US

Patient Died?
No
Vaccine information

Name: COVID19 (COVID19 (PFIZER-BIONTECH))

Type: Coronavirus 2019 vaccine

Manufacturer: PFIZER

Lot: unknown


Date report was received
2022-03-04
Date form completed
Date Vaccinated
2021-08-01
Date of Onset
0
Number of days (onset date – vaccination date)
0
Adverse Event Description

chronic pain; burning sensation; little strength in her arm and hand; her arm started to hurt; swelling of fingers; this is a spontaneous report received from a contactable reporter(s) (consumer or other non hcp) from the regulatory agency. the reporter is the patient. regulatory number: gb-mhra-webcovid-202202180139085010-wmehm. other case identifier(s): gb-mhra-adr 26619134. a 55 year-old female patient (not pregnant) received bnt162b2 (comirnaty), administration date aug2021 (batch/lot number: unknown) as dose 2, single for covid-19 immunisation. relevant medical history included: "muscle pain" (unspecified if ongoing); "immunodeficiency" (unspecified if ongoing), notes: taking other treatments or medicines, not listed above, known to lower the immune response and i...; "suspected covid-19", start date: 08aug2021 (ongoing); "fatty liver" (unspecified if ongoing); "nerve damage" (unspecified if ongoing); "osteoporosis" (unspecified if ongoing). the patient's concomitant medications were not reported. vaccination history included: comirnaty (dose 1; lot number: unknown; route of administration: unspecified), administration date: jun2021, for covid-19 immunisation, reaction(s): "pain in fingers". the following information was reported: pain (disability, medically significant), outcome "recovering", described as "chronic pain"; burning sensation (disability, medically significant), outcome "recovering", described as "burning sensation"; peripheral swelling (disability, medically significant) with onset aug2021, outcome "not recovered", described as "swelling of fingers"; muscular weakness (disability, medically significant), outcome "unknown", described as "little strength in her arm and hand"; pain in extremity (disability, medically significant), outcome "unknown", described as "her arm started to hurt". the patient underwent the following laboratory tests and procedures: sars-cov-2 test: (14sep2021) no - negative covid-19 test. additional information: after receiving 2nd dose, the patient's arms felt fine. not even sore. the following day her arm started to hurt. she guessed that pain being a stroke. till the day of reporting the pain was still there. sometimes it came with a burning sensation. the burning was like having someone held a match to it. she had talked to many people with the same arm side effect. not all complained of the burning, but the pain was the same. the patient suffered with chronic pain already. having added, more pain infuriated her. especially when doctors do not add, gave or substitute to deal with this pain. the patient had little strength in her arm and hand. the patient had not been tested positive for covid-19 since having the vaccine. no follow-up attempts are possible; information about lot/batch number cannot be obtained. no further information is expected.; sender's comments: linked report(s) : gb-pfizer inc-202200318802 same patient/vaccine product, different events

Lab Data
test date: 20210914; test name: covid-19 virus test; result unstructured data: test result:no - negative covid-19 test
List of symptoms
pain in extremity pain asthenia burning sensation sars-cov-2 test peripheral swelling
Patient Died?
No
Date Died
NA
Birth defect
false
Vaccine Administered By:
Other
Vaccine Purchased By:
Unknown
Patient visit ER?
No
Patient Hospitalized?
No
Stay in hospital
No
Days in hospital
Unspecified
Permanent disability?
Yes
Allergies:
na
Current Illness
suspected covid-19