ASYMPTOMATIC, MILD AND MODERATE COVID-19 IN CHILDREN: EPIDEMIOLOGICAL, CLINICAL AND LABORATORY FINDINGS, GEORGIAN EXPERIANCE
Keywords:COVID-19, SARS COV2, children, epidemiology, laboratory
Aim of our study was to detect epidemiological, clinical and laboratory findings in asymptomatic, mind and moderate COVID-19 cases in children. Due to the epidemiological situation in Georgia, it was possible to monitor all confirmed cases, including asymptomatic patients.
National Center for Disease Control and Public Health. COVID 19 statistic date: URL: https://www.ncdc.ge/Pages/User/LetterContent.aspx?ID=161b884d-ef3c426c-9ddc
Wenliang Song, Junhua Li, Ning Zou, Wenhe G, Jiali Pan, Wei Xu. Clinical features of pediatric patients with coronavirus diseases (COVID 19). Journal of Clinical Virology; June 2020; 127: 104377.
Jun Zhang, Miao Yu, Song Tong, Lu-Yu Liu, Liang-V. Tang, Predictive factors for disease progression in hospitalized patients with coronavirus disease 2019 in Wuhan, China. Journal of Clinical Virology; June 2020; 127: 104392.
Haiyan Qiu, Junhua Wu, Liang Hong, Yunling Luo, Qifa Song, Dong Chen. Clinical and epidemiological features of 36 children with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Zhejiang, China: an observational cohort study. The Lancet Infectious Disease; Vol 20, Issue 6, June 2020, 689-696.
World Health Organization Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Situation Report – 153. Data as received by WHO from national authorities by 10:00 CEST, 21 June 2020. URL: https://www.who.int/docs/default-source/coronaviruse/situation-reports/20200621-covid-19-sitrep153.pdf?sfvrsn=c896464d_2
İlker Devrim, Nuri Bayram. Infection control practices in children during COVID-19 pandemic: Differences from adults. American Journal of Infection Control; 2020, May 26; In Press, doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ajic.2020.05.022
C. Dolores De Luca, E. Esposito, L. Cristiani, E. Mancino, R. Nenna, E. Cortis, F. Midulla, Covid-19 in children: A brief overview after three months experience, Paediatric Respiratory Reviews (2020), doi: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prrv.2020.05.006.
Huanhuan Liu, Fang Liu, Jinning Li, Tingting Zhang, Dengbin Wang, Weishun Lan. Clinical and CT imaging features of the COVID-19 pneumonia: Focus on pregnant women and children. J of Infection; 80 (2020): 7–13.
M. Oualha, M. Bendavid, L. Berteloot et al. Severe and fatal forms of COVID-19 in children. Archives de Pédiatrie; Volume 27, Issue 5, July 2020: 235-238.
Brandon Michael Henry, Stefanie W. Benoit, Maria Helena Santos de Oliveira, et al. Laboratory abnormalities in children with mild and severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): A pooled analysis and review. Clinical Biochemistry; Volume 81, July 2020: 1-8.