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CDC investigating Oregon woman's death after J&J vaccine

23 days ago   |   By WGN TV

PORTLAND, Ore. - Oregon health officials said Thursday that federal officials are investigating the death of a woman in her 50s who developed a rare blood clot and low platelets within two weeks of receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine against COVID-19.
The Oregon Health Authority learned of the probe on Tuesday, two days after the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention began the investigation, the agency said. The woman, whose name was not released, received the dose before the CDC ordered a pause on the vaccine amid concerns it could cause dangerous clots.
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The CDC is investigating the death of an Oregon woman after she received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

The CDC is investigating the death of an Oregon woman after she received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine

23 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating the death of a woman in Oregon within two weeks after she was inoculated with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine, the Oregon Health Authority announced Thursday.
The Oregon woman, who was not identified and was in her 50s, received a dose of the J&J vaccine prior to the US issuing a pause on the distribution of the vaccine , citing concerns over rare blood clots.
Six American women who received the J&J vaccine reported the blood clot within two weeks of being vaccinated. More than 8 million doses of the J&J...
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