Mysterious disease in children in New York – suspected connection with the Coronavirus

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In a children’s hospital in New York currently, 25 children are treated with a mysterious disease in hospitals. The “New York Times” reported. The symptoms are very similar to those patients who suffer the so-called Kawasaki syndrome. The blood become inflamed blood vessels throughout the body.

As the New tells York Department of health, suffering of the affected children under a rash, and vomiting, diarrhea and fever. Some would have to be ventilated. According to the report, has been demonstrated in the case of the most Affected with the Coronavirus or at least Corona antibodies.

The Doctors suspect, therefore, that there is a connection between the severe symptoms and the Coronavirus and it can lead to gradients in this respect, also more severe disease in children. Further investigations are however necessary. Previously similar cases had been reported in Europe.


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