The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) has confirmed a 61-year-previous Western Australian lady has died just after she obtained the AstraZeneca vaccine.

An external Vaccine Security Investigation Team, made up of scientific experts and customer reps, concluded the woman’s demise was possible connected to the vaccine after she developed a severe immune thrombocytopenia (ITP).

The group’s conclusion was primarily based on a deficiency of strong evidence for other triggers and the prevalence of her death was in a plausible time interval just after the vaccination.

When the girl experienced knowledgeable a current viral disease that “could have theoretically brought on ITP”, the panel felt that the strange severity of the event proposed that vaccination was a extra probable trigger.

“This is a unusual celebration involving serious blood clots with a small blood platelet rely. It is triggered by the immune system’s reaction to the AstraZeneca vaccine and is distinct from other clotting ailments,” the TGA explained in a statement.

Considering the fact that very last week, the TGA has recorded seven additional experiences of blood clots joined to the AstraZeneca vaccine.

The 3 verified are two 59-calendar year-old’s from Victoria and a 72-yr-outdated lady from South Australia.

4 most likely scenarios of TTS (thrombosis with thrombocytopenia syndrome) are in a 71-calendar year-previous male and two women from NSW, aged 60 and 68, along with a 82-calendar year-outdated woman from WA.