Int J Infect Dis 2020 Nov 28;100:75-81. Epub 2020 Aug 28.
Department of Pediatrics, Hospital Roberto del Río, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Chile, Profesor Zañartu 1085, Independencia, Santiago, Chile; Virology Program, ICBM, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Chile, Independencia 1027 Pabellón J, Independencia, Santiago, Chile. Electronic address:
Objective: To describe the clinical and epidemiological characteristics of hospitalized children with multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) in Santiago, Chile.
Methods: This was an observational study of children with MIS-C (May 1 to June 24, 2020), in three pediatric hospitals in Santiago. Demographic characteristics and epidemiological data, medical history, laboratory tests, cardiology evaluations, treatment, and clinical outcomes were analyzed. Read More