Surveillance of COVID-19–Associated Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children, South Korea
Young June Choe, Eun Hwa Choi
, Jong Woon Choi, Byung Wook Eun, Lucy Youngmin Eun, Yae-Jean Kim, Yeo Hyang Kim, Young A. Kim, Yun-Kyung Kim, Ji Hee Kwak, Hyuk Min Lee, Hyunju Lee, Joon Kee Lee, June Dong Park, Eun-Jin Kim, Young Joon Park, Jin Gwack, and Sang Won Lee
Author affiliations: Korea University Anam Hospital, Seoul, South Korea (Y.J. Choe); Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul (E.H. Choi, H. Lee, J.D. Park); Bundang Jesaeng General Hospital, Seongnam, South Korea (J.W. Choi); Eulji University School of Medicine, Seoul (B.W. Eun); Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul (L.Y. Eun, H.M. Lee); Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul (Y.-J. Kim, J.H. Kwak); School of Medicine Kyungpook National University, Daegu, South Korea (Y.H. Kim); Pusan National University Children's Hospital, Yangsan, South Korea (Y.A. Kim); Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul (Y.-K. Kim); Chungbuk National University Hospital, Cheongju, South Korea (J.K. Lee); Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency, Cheongju (E.-J. Kim, Y.J. Park, J. Gwack, S.W. Lee)
Figure. Daily number (bars) and cumulative number (line) of COVID-19 cases among children 0–19 years of age, South Korea, May–November 2020. The occurrences of the 3 cases of multisystem inflammatory syndrome are indicated. COVID-19, coronavirus disease; MIS-C, multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children.
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