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Don't Miss the Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C): A Young Infant Presenting as Cardiogenic Shock
Pooja Agarwala1, Ravi Sharma2, Anupam Chaturvdi1, Praveen Sharma1.
1Department of Pediatrics, Santokba Durlabhji Memorial (SDM) Hospital, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India,
2Department of Pediatric Intensive Care, SDM Hospital, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.
Abstract
A 45-days old infant presented with features of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) along with positive SARS-CoV-2 antibody and negative PCR/antigen test. Clinical presentations were fever, respiratory distress with cardiogenic shock. The child required ventilator support, vasoactive drug and immunomodulation to which he responded. We present this case as MIS-C has rarely been reported in this age group.

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