Case Reports in Pediatrics / 2020 / Article / Tab 1

Case Report

Varying Presentations of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome Temporarily Associated with COVID-19

Table 1

Definition of MIS-C by the CDC [6].

(1) An individual aged <21 years presenting with fever, laboratory evidence of inflammation, and evidence of clinically severe illness requiring hospitalization, with multisystem (>2) organ involvement (cardiac, renal, respiratory, hematologic, gastrointestinal, dermatologic, or neurological)
(2) AND no alternative plausible diagnoses
(3) AND positive for current or recent SARS-CoV-2 infection by RT-PCR, serology, or antigen test, or COVID-19 exposure within the 4 weeks prior to the onset of symptoms