NY, the city most affected by coronavirus, you have reasons for a new alarm. At least 15 children between 2 and 15 years old and who had coronavirus, they were interned with a “mysterious syndrome“As published in New York Times. This is the same case that authorities from several countries announced last week. European, As the United Kingdom.
The symptoms, says the newspaper, are associated with the ‘toxic shock’Or disease of Kawasaki, “A rare disease in children that involves inflammation of blood vessels, including coronary arteries“The newspaper quotes the Health Department from New York.
This ailment was already discussed in NY, but only on Monday, May 4, 2020 at night was confirmed by the authorities.
According to the report, children They had fever and rashes, vomiting or diarrhea. There are no deceased, but five have needed a mechanical fan and most “needed blood pressure”. However, the “full spectrum” of the disease.
The Commissioner of Health of NY, Oxiris Barbot, released a statement. “Although the relationship of this syndrome with covid-19 not yet defined, and not all of these cases have tested positive for covid-19 by DNA or serology, the clinical nature of this virus such that we are asking all providers to contact us immediately if they see patients that meet the criteria we have described. “