Canada has second case of rare blood clots after AstraZeneca COVID immunization

by Reuters
Saturday, 17 April 2021 21:57 GMT

April 17 (Reuters) - A second person in Canada has experienced rare blood clots with low platelets after immunization with AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine, the Public Health Agency of Canada said on Saturday.

The agency said in a statement it received the report about an individual in Alberta. The agency added that such reports remain very rare. (Reporting by Kanishka Singh in Bengaluru; Editing by Cynthia Osterman)

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