Published time: 04 June 2020
Authors: Caroline Galeotti and Jagadeesh Bayry
Keywords: severe acute respiratory syndrome, coronavirus, pediatric, inflammatory.
Emerging reports show that severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection precedes the appearance of various autoimmune and autoinflammatory diseases, including paediatric inflammatory multisystemic syndrome (PIMS) or multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C), thus adding to the growing mystery of this virus and raising questions about the nature of its link with autoimmune and autoinflammatory sequelae
Autoimmune and inflammatory diseases following COVID-19