Fatal myocarditis after vaccination
Thousands of case reports of myocarditis after COVID-19 vaccination have been published in medical literature. Some of them were fatal.
E). The patient had undergone orthopedic surgery 3 months before the recent hospitalization. An electrocardiogram (ECG) Panels B, D); however, since he was asymptomatic, no further examination was performed. Endomyocardial biopsy performed before death showed no evidence of myocarditis; therefore, cardiopulmonary arrest due to arrhythmic mitral valve prolapse was considered a possible differential diagnosis. However, the autopsy showed obvious severe myocardial inflammation findings, leading to the diagnosis of myocarditis.