Risk of Sequelae of COVID-19 in Children Cared for by Primary Care Pediatricians

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Indian Pediatr. 2021 Nov 29:S097475591600376. Online ahead of print.


148 Italian children (n=148) suspected of and evaluated for COVID-19 infection during the first phase of the pandemic were followed-up for 6 months. During the follow-up period, no difference in the prevalence of new-onset respiratory, dermatological or neurological symptoms, nor in psychological distress, were observed in children who were positive and negative for SARS-CoV-2.