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Fatigue, inflammation, loss of smell – how common is Long Covid after a breakthrough infection?
– How common is Long Covid after a breakthrough infection?
Four studies have now shown that vaccination only provides moderate protection against long covid in the event of a breakthrough infection. Tell those affected.
The * marked names have been changed for the purpose of anonymization, the age and the canton are correct.
Since September is Sebastian Weller * vaccinated twice with Pfizer. Just about a month later, the Zurich-born tested positive for the corona virus. During the ten days of isolation he was severely ill with the typical Covid symptoms, and on the eighth day there was also pressure on his chest. The 44-year-old was given sick leave by the doctor for a few more days. Diagnosis: Pleurisy. A week later he landed in the emergency room because an EKG at the family doctor showed abnormalities. Further examinations of the heart and lungs were scheduled. Weller is back to work now, but the stinging in the chest and difficulty breathing are still there.