The CDC has conducted a new study that found heart infections even after infection and recovery. Many Americans are still facing the after-effects of the Covid-19 infection. The report about the study was released in April 1.
The study showed the ongoing risks and the negative health outcomes that are caused by the Covid-19 infection. The report also shows the risk of heart issues after receiving an mRNA vaccine. The two mRNA are by the major drug producers Pfizer and Moderna. The report said that the complications caused are myocarditis and pericarditis, which are linked to the Covid-19 infections. The new study said that the cases of multisystem inflammatory syndrome are called as the serious complication due to cardiac infection.
One of the complications, Pericarditis is a swelling of a thin tissue surrounding the heart while the other is myocarditis, inflammation of the middle layer of the organ wall. The study also found the cardiac complication was increased between one or three weeks after the infection. Among the patients, male are the major group of people who showed the highest risk of developing a cardiac infection. Male patients between 12 to 17 years are more vulnerable to the after-effects.
The CDC study also focused on the risk caused by the mRNA vaccine which mainly focuses on Johnson & Johnson. The CDC also study supports the use of the Covid-19 vaccinations. The study issued the data from more than 40 health care systems to study the cardiac implications.