Fully vaccinated man dies after COVID-19 infection

Statement on behalf of Sir Lester Bird Medical Centre _(SLBMC)_

Dr. Albert Duncan, SLBMC Medical Director said:

We can confirm that sadly, a patient, who tested positive for COVID-19, has died at Sir Lester Bird Medical Centre. Here are the details:

Sex: Male

Age: 47 _(multiple comorbidities)_

Admitted: October 3 _(diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) and acute renal failure (ARF))_

Date/Time of Death: October 8 at 2:35pm (condition worsened)

Vaccination Status: Vaccinated

“This patient was very ill when he came to us. We had to defer his dialysis treatment because he was so critical. As with every patient, we do our best to send them back home to their families.

Unfortunately, this patient’s condition worsened with septic shock and multi-organ failure and we were unable to save him.

Our thoughts and condolences

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