• Some Children With Covid-Related Syndrome Develop Neurological Symptoms

    1 month ago - By NY Times

    New research found that half of young patients with the inflammatory condition, MIS-C, in a London hospital experienced confusion, hallucinations and other issues, in addition to physical symptoms.
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  • HALF of children who develop inflammatory syndrome linked to COVID-19 have neurologic symptoms

    HALF of children who develop inflammatory syndrome linked to COVID-19 have neurologic symptoms

    1 month ago - By Daily Mail

    In a new study from the American Academy of Neurology, of the 46 children diagnosed with MIS-C, 24 of them developed neurological symptoms or signs such as hallucinations.
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  • Study provides ‘greater insight' into MIS-C

    Study provides ‘greater insight' into MIS-C

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Two peaks of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children - the rare but severe condition associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection - occurred 2 to 5 weeks after peaks of COVID-19 in United States, experts reported in JAMA Pediatrics.
    A third peak of the condition known as MIS-C concluded in January and followed another rise in COVID-19 cases in the U.S., according to Ermias D. Belay, MD, one of the multisystem inflammatory syndrome unit leads for the CDC's COVID-19 Response Team, and colleagues.
    Belay and colleagues conducted a cross-sectional analysis of clinical and laboratory
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  • Half of kids with MIS-C experience neurological symptoms

    Half of kids with MIS-C experience neurological symptoms

    1 month ago - By Healio

    Preliminary research suggested half of children at a London hospital who developed a multisystem inflammatory syndrome associated with COVID-19 experienced neurological symptoms, such as headache, encephalopathy and hallucinations.
    Omar Abdel-Mannan, MD, of University College London, and colleagues presented their findings at the American Academy of Neurology annual meeting, which is being held virtually. They reviewed the patient records of all children aged 18 years or younger who were admitted to the Great Ormond Street Hospital in London between April 4 and Sept. 1, 2020, and met the
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