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MIS-C linked to COVID-19 damages children’s hearts – News-Medical.Net

Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C), believed to be linked to COVID-19, damages the heart to such an extent that some children will need lifelong monitoring and interventions, said the senior author of a medical literature review published S…

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Reviewed by Emily Henderson, B.Sc.Sep 5 2020
Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C), believed to be linked to COVID-19, damages the heart to such an extent that some children will need lifelong monitoring and interventions, said the senior author of a medical literature review published Sept. 4 in EClinicalMedicine, a journal of The Lancet.
Case studies also show MIS-C can strike seemingly healthy children without warning three or four weeks after asymptomatic infections, said A…

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