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Myocarditis Following Immunization With mRNA COVID-19 vaccines in members of US military

JAMA Cardiology

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What The Study Did: Researchers describe myocarditis presenting after COVID-19 mRNA vaccination in 23 patients within the Military Health System.

Authors: Jay Montgomery, M.D., of Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, and Margaret Ryan, M.D., M.P.H., of the Naval Medical Center San Diego, are the corresponding authors.

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(doi:10.1001/jamacardio.2021.2833)

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