COVID-19 Publications

Three children who recovered from novel coronavirus 2019 pneumonia

Tags: , , , , , | March 31st, 2020

Abstract In December 2019, a cluster of acute respiratory illness, now known as novel COVID-19, occurred in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. The disease rapidly spread from Wuhan to other areas. Previous studies suggest that COVID-19 is more likely to infect older adult men, particularly those with chronic comorbidities.In the isolation ward of the children’s hospital affiliated to Zhengzhou University, three children were hospitalised with pneumonia caused by 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Two were sisters, aged 6 and 8 years old and one was a 6-month-old boy.

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