Management of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children with Combined Use of Corticosteroids and Intravenous Immunoglobulin-Report from Bursa, Turkey


Bozdemir S. E. , Ture E., Altin H., Ertek S., Akturk B., Kirkas O. G. , ...More

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASES, vol.17, no.03, pp.126-136, 2022 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 17 Issue: 03
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1055/s-0042-1745835
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.126-136
  • Keywords: multisystem inflammatory syndrome, Kawasaki disease, toxic shock syndrome, sepsis, corticosteroids, intravenous immunoglobulin
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective In this article, we aimed to evaluate the clinical, laboratory, and radiological findings and outcomes of patients treated with corticosteroids and intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG) with the multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) in two centers in Bursa, Turkey.