According to information circulating on several websites, an unexpected incident occurred in Thailand. A man in Thailand died about 10 days after being injected with the Corona virus vaccine (COVID-19).
In this case, Sopon Mekton, immediately explained in a press conference that the cause of death of the man was an abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) and rupture. Sopon added that the Corona vaccination in Thailand will continue.
Sopon Mekton is Thailand's senior health official, Sopon Mekton, told a press conference that the unidentified man was injected with the Corona vaccine on March 3 and died on March 13. There was no further mention of the type of vaccine the man was using.
Whereas in a separate statement I got, the local health officials,Tawee Chotpitayasunond, said that the man, whose age was not identified, had congenital health problems and had undergone surgery in January. He described the man's condition as a 'time bomb in the body'.
So far, Thailand has injected around 136 thousand doses of the Corona vaccine, with most of them using the Chinese-made Corona vaccine, Sinovac Biotech, but the AstraZeneca vaccine has also been given to the public.
Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-O-Cha became the first to receive an injection of the AstraZeneca vaccine in Thailand on March 16. The AstraZeneca vaccine in Thailand was delayed several days after reports emerged in Europe about cases of blood clots among vaccine recipients.
Those vaccinated in Thailand have so far been front-line health workers or groups considered to be at high risk due to exposure to Corona, or because of their advanced age and those with previous congenital illnesses.