Patients With Acute Myocarditis Following mRNA COVID-19 Vaccination

JAMA Cardiology

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What The Study Did: This study describes four patients who presented with acute myocarditis after mRNA COVID-19 vaccination.

Authors: Raymond J. Kim, M.D., of the Duke Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Center in Durham, North Carolina, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamacardio.2021.2828)

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