Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children during the COVID-19 pandemic: a case series.

TitleMultisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children during the COVID-19 pandemic: a case series.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2020
AuthorsChiotos K, Bassiri H, Behrens EM, Blatz AM, Chang J, Diorio C, Fitzgerald JC, Topjian A, John AROdom
JournalJ Pediatric Infect Dis Soc
Date Published2020 May 28
ISSN2048-7207
Abstract

We present a series of six critically ill children with Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C). Key findings of this syndrome include fever, diarrhea, shock, and variable presence of rash, conjunctivitis, extremity edema, and mucous membrane changes.

DOI10.1093/jpids/piaa069
Alternate JournalJ Pediatric Infect Dis Soc
PubMed ID32463092