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Some children with Kovid-related syndrome develop neurological symptoms.

Reports about mystical Kovid-related inflammatory syndrome that focus on some children and adolescents mostly on physical symptoms: rash, abdominal pain, red eyes and, most critically, heart problems such as low blood pressure, shock, and difficulty. Pumping.

now one New The report suggests that a significant number of youth with the syndrome also develop neurological symptoms, including hallucinations, confusion, speech impairment, and problems with balance and coordination. A study of 46 children treated at a hospital in London found that just over half – 24 – experienced neurological symptoms they had never had before.

Those patients without neurological symptoms were about twice as likely to need a ventilator because they were “very unwell with systemic tremors as part of the hyperinflammatory state,” said Dr. Omar Abdel-Mannan, an author of the study, a Clinical research fellow. At the Institute of Neurology of University College London. He said that patients with neurological symptoms were nearly twice as likely to require medication to improve their ability to squeeze the heart.

The condition, called Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C), usually emerges two to six weeks after a Kovid infection, often one that produces only mild symptoms or none at all. The syndrome is rare, but can be very severe. Latest data from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 3,165 cases were reported in 48 states, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia, with 36 deaths.

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