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Doctors brace for COVID-19 induced multi system inflammatory syndromes after child hospitalization surge

March 11, 2022

With the surge in child hospitalizations, doctors are bracing for a wave of COVID induced multi system inflammatory syndrome–a post-coronavirus condition where different body parts can become inflamed, including the heart, lungs and kidneys. In this week’s episode, I speak with Dr. Colin Rogerson, Pediatrician at the Regenstrief Institute, about why this is happening, if parents should be concerned and what they need to know should they suspect their child is suffering from this multi-system inflammatory syndrome.