Q. When can I get my second dose of the COVID vaccine after recovering from a COVID infection?

Answered by
Dr. Muhammad Zubayer Alam
and medically reviewed by iCliniq medical review team.
This is a premium question & answer published on Oct 23, 2021

Hello doctor,

It would help if you interpret my chest x-ray and give your opinion on the results. And also, I wanted to know if I could get my second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Thanks.

#

Hi,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

Thank you for the query. I can understand your concern. According to your statement, you have recently done a chest x-ray as well as ECG (electrocardiogram), and you want to know the interpretation of both.

According to the test report that is provided here, only ECG is available (attachments removed to protect the patient’s identity). There is no chest x-ray film or report. Your ECG is normal. But I cannot tell anything about your chest x-ray as I have not seen it yet. According to your statement, as you are totally free from the COVID-19 (CoronavirusDisease-2019) infection and have already completed the quarantine and isolation period, you can get your second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in the due time.

Take care.

Hello doctor,

Thanks for the reply.

I have attached the x-ray results in the zip file. Please give your opinion on it.

Thanks.

#

Hi,

Welcome back to icliniq.com.

Your chest x-ray seems to be normal and there is no abnormal findings. But, if you have any respiratory complications, then you can undergo HRCT (high-resolution computed tomography) of chest as HRCT of chest is the gold standard test for COVID-19 infected patient to rule out the lung condition. As your chest x-ray is normal and as you are free from any respiratory complications, you can get your second dose of the COVID vaccine in due time.

Take care.


Was this answer helpful?

 | 

Same symptoms doesn’t mean you have the same problem. Consult a doctor now!



Related Questions:
In chest x-ray, what is the meaning of bilateral apical inhomogeneities?

In the chest x-ray report, it was mentioned as bilateral apical inhomogeneities ... A chest x-ray is a routine part of any pre-employment checkup ...   Read full

COVID-19 Treatment - Special Considerations in Cancer Patients

.. resulted in a high case-fatality rate, mostly in immunocompromised individuals. Please read the article to know how cancer patients with COVID-19 are treated and what are the special considerations in cancer patients .. ...   Read full

COVID-19 Vaccines and People With Chronic Conditions

Introduction: COVID-19 vaccine is one of the highest priorities in this current pandemic situation ... All the countries around the world are rolling out ...   Read full

Also Read Answers From:

ideaComprehensive Medical Second Opinion.Submit your Case

Also Read


Tomato Fever - Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention
Tomato fever is an unidentified and fast-spreading type of viral infection seen in young children. Scroll down to know m...  Read more»
Histrionic Personality Disorder - Causes, Signs, Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment
Histrionic personality disorder causes variations in the thinking ability of a person. Read this article to know more.  Read more»
Nighttime Skin Routine for Clear Skin
A skin that gets all the attention during the day requires a chance to repair, rejuvenate and replenish from day damage ...  Read more»

Ask your health query to a doctor online?

Ask a Pulmonologist Now

* guaranteed answer within 4 hours.

Disclaimer: No content published on this website is intended to be a substitute for professional medical diagnosis, advice or treatment by a trained physician. Seek advice from your physician or other qualified healthcare providers with questions you may have regarding your symptoms and medical condition for a complete medical diagnosis. Do not delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice because of something you have read on this website. Read our Editorial Process to know how we create content for health articles and queries.