Health Advisory: Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome Temporally Associated with COVID-19 Interim Case Definition in New York State
May 14, 2020
- “Recently a possible link has been reported between COVID-19 and Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome (PMIS) temporally associated with COVID-19.
- As of May 12th , 102 suspect cases of PMIS have been reported by hospitals in New York State and are under investigation by the New York State Department of Health.
- Suspect and confirmed cases of PMIS potentially associated with COVID-19 in those under 21 years of age are required to be reported to the NYSDOH.
- The New York State Department of Health has established a preliminary case definition for PMIS based upon the review of cases to date.”
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