Acta Scientific Medical Sciences (ASMS)(ISSN: 2582-0931)

Case Report Volume 6 Issue 7

Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Adults: Kawasaki Like Condition

Hela Attia, Rim Jaafar, Kais Gardabou, Karim Masmoudi, Imen Bannour, Mouna Ouaz and Ali Majdoub*

Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Mahdia Hospital, Tunisia

*Corresponding Author: Ali Majdoub, Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, Mahdia Hospital, Tunisia.

Received: April 04, 2022; Published: June 20, 2022

Abstract

The 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) or the severe acute respiratory syndrome corona virus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) is rapidly spreading causing a pandemic all over the world [1]. Mainly affecting the lungs, it can cause severe acute respiratory distress syndrome. It may also affect kidneys, heart, nervous system and other organs [2]. Researches have defined almost all forms of acute COVID19 infections. However, after Covid effects are yet to be discovered. Clinical series of Kawasaki-like multisystem inflammatory syndrome (MIS), occurring after viral clearance, have been described in children (MIS-C) [3] and less commonly among adults (MIS-A) [4].

Keywords: SARS-CoV-2; COVID-19; Kawasaki

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Citation

Citation: Ali Majdoub., et al. “Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Adults: Kawasaki Like Condition". Acta Scientific Medical Sciences 6.7 (2022): 175-178.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2022 Ali Majdoub., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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