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September 19, 2022 9:40 pm
Children with weakened immune systems and those with genetic diseases that affect the immune system are more likely to develop severe symptoms of Covid-19, the study found. Severe symptoms can even lead to death, according to the study, published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Children infected with Covid-19 have relatively few symptoms. They only experience minor symptoms. However, only a small number of children develop severe symptoms leading to death. In this regard, the study was conducted under the guidance of Professor Kwang Pan-Hammerström, Department of Bioscience and Nutrition, Karolinska Institutet.
Severe covid symptoms were found mainly in children with low immunity and those affected by genetic diseases that affect immunity. Kwang Pan-Hammerström said that the study says that an immune system analysis and other genetic diseases should be done in children suffering from diseases such as multi-inflammatory syndrome together with the Covid infection. Only then will doctors be able to develop more of therapies and treatments. methods for children.
Studies also show that the variant can be fatal in patients with hereditary and other serious diseases The Karolinska Institute said that young patients with genetic diseases were selected for the most comprehensive study of the Covid variant. 31 children between the ages of five months and 19 years were studied. People suffering from genetic diseases also became seriously ill with Covid. Patients for the study were selected from Iran between August and September 2020. The study also states that the covid vaccine is not effective in children with such genetic diseases.
English Summary: Increased Risk Of Serious Covid Complications In Children With Immunodeficiency
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