Trigeminal and cervical radiculitis after tozinameran vaccination against COVID-19

BMJ Case Rep. 2021 Jun 21;14(6):e242344. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2021-242344.


In this report, we describe a patient who developed an acute trigeminal neuritis and cervical radiculitis after receiving a Pfizer-BioNtech vaccination (tozinameran) against SARS-CoV-2.

Keywords: COVID-19; Cranial nerves.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • COVID-19*
  • Humans
  • Neuritis*
  • Radiculopathy* / chemically induced
  • Radiculopathy* / drug therapy
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Vaccination / adverse effects