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AstraZeneca finds small clot risk after 1st Covid shot, less after 2nd

AstraZeneca finds small clot risk after 1st Covid shot, less after 2nd

AstraZeneca's Covid-19 vaccine carries a small extra risk of rare blood clots with low platelets after the first dose and no extra risk after the second, a study led and funded by the drugmaker showed on Wednesday, after worries over side-effects.