In the U.S. state of new York already have 93 children identified previously unknown rare inflammatory syndrome, which leads to damage internal organs and may be associated with COVID-19. This may 11, told the TV channel NBC.
It already died five children.
Doctors in the state say that children do not show symptoms until four to six weeks after contact with the virus.
It is reported that all the children tested for COVID-19 – one test was positive, others were found antibodies to the virus.
This syndrome is observed as newborns and adolescents, doctors say. They suggest immediately consult doctors if your child has a fever, reduced activity, no appetite, and if you have a rash, and the lips and tongue turned bright red.
May 9, the Governor of the state of new York Andrew Cuomo said that three children with coronavirus infection who died in the state, was the inflammation of the blood vessels and heart damage.
Flash COVID-19 began in December 2019 in China. March 11, 2020, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.
According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, the total number of infected people in the world exceeded 4.1 million people, including more than 286 thousand died, 1.45 million recovered.
In the United States, which remains the leader in the incidence of disease, number of infected reached 1 347 881died 80 682, recovered 232 733 people.