Pediatr Infect Dis J 2021 Apr 16. Epub 2021 Apr 16.
From the CDC COVID-19 Response Team, Atlanta, Georgia New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Long Island City, New York; California Department of Health, Richmond; Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, Los Angeles, California; Louisiana Department of Health, New Orleans, Los Angeles; Pennsylvania Department of Health, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; Epidemic Intelligence Service, Atlanta, Georgia; Minnesota Department of Health, St. Paul, Minnesota; Wisconsin Department of Health Services, Madison, Wisconsin; Tennessee Department of Health, Nashville, Tennessee; Connecticut Department of Public Health, Hartford, Connecticut; Maryland Department of Health, Baltimore, Maryland; and Nevada Department of Health and Human Services, Reno, Nevada.
Background: Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C), temporally associated with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), has been identified in infants <12 months old. Clinical characteristics and follow-up data of MIS-C in infants have not been well described. We sought to describe the clinical course, laboratory findings, therapeutics and outcomes among infants diagnosed with MIS-C. Read More