Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in a Pediatric Patient With Sickle Cell Disease and COVID-19: A Case Report
Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology
To this day, there are limited data about the effects and management of coronavirus disease infection in pediatric patients with sickle cell disease. We present the management and successful clinical course of an 8-year-old female with homozygous sickle cell disease (SS) and severe acute chest syndrome secondary to coronavirus disease 2019 infection, complicated by cortical vein thrombosis.
Español, María G.; Gardner, Renee V.; Alicea-Marrero, Minelys M.; Marrero-Rivera, Gisela; Bradford, Tamara; LeBlanc, Dana M.; and Velez, María C., "Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in a Pediatric Patient With Sickle Cell Disease and COVID-19: A Case Report" (2021). School of Medicine Faculty Publications. 1151.