PHUKET: The Phuket Provincial Public Well being Workplace (PPHO) has responded to the case of a Phuket resident who claims her hair loss was brought on by the COVID vaccination she acquired.
The PPHO acknowledged yesterday (Nov 27) that the lady, 41-year-old Mananya ‘Ann’ Phuekpoom, must seek the advice of with particular medical doctors who can run thorough checks to find out whether or not the vaccine was liable for her hair loss or not as at this stage they’re not sure.
Ms Mananya, who works as a saleswoman at a motorbike dealership in Phuket City, told reporters on Friday (Nov 26) that she began noticing her hair falling out in clumps after she acquired a third-dose “booster injection” of AstraZeneca on Sept 16.
The vaccination was administered by intramuscular injection, she famous.
Ms Mananya had beforehand acquired her first and second vaccination injections, each Sinovac, on Might 18 and June 14, respectively.
She went to hunt assist at a non-public clinic on Oct 10, the place after blood checks she was instructed that she had anemia. She is satisfied, nevertheless, that the vaccine is the reason for her hair loss and has regularly demanded additional help from medical specialists since.
Public Well being Physician Salasak Loei Kul famous that Ms Mananya has been recognized with anemia which coincided together with her receiving the three injections. Nevertheless, he added that additional checks are vital to find out the precise reason for her hair loss and her case has been famous by the PPHO and is underneath investigation.
The PPHO added that anybody who believes they’ve skilled unwanted effects after receiving their COVID jab ought to seek the advice of with a hospital or contact the PPHO Insurance coverage workplace for preliminary therapy.
Ms Mananya’s plea for help follows Bodin Saeliang, 19, a first-year vocational college scholar in Phuket, claiming that his excessive hair loss began after he acquired his second injection of the Sinovac vaccine. Mr Bodin went public with his claim on Nov 17.