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Vaccinated health worker who died of COVID-19 had comorbidities — NAEFIC exec – GMA News Online

“The comorbidities present in this patient put her at risk for developing COVID-19,” NAEFIC vice chairman Dr. Rommel Lobo said at a briefing Thursday, adding that the…

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The health worker who received a coronavirus vaccine and later succumbed to COVID-19 had comorbidities and also contracted the respiratory illness last year, the National Adverse Events Following Immunization Committee (NAEFIC) said Thursday.
NAEFIC vice chairman Dr. Rommel Lobo said the fatality was a 47-year-old woman with known hypertension, diabetes, and bronchial asthma.
“The comorbidities present in this patient put her at risk for developing COVID-19,” he explained in a briefing.
Lobo…

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