Acute Appendicitis Associated With Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children.

Academic Article


  • Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C) has been reported to cause significant gastrointestinal symptoms. In this case series, we present four patients with MIS-C with documented acute appendicitis, which strengthens the association between SARS-CoV-2, MIS-C, and acute appendicitis.
  • Published In

  • Cureus  Journal
  • Keywords

  • acute appendicitis, children, gastrointestinal symptoms, multi-system inflammatory syndrome in children (mis-c), sars-cov-2
  • Digital Object Identifier (doi)

    Author List

  • Hofto ME; Schmit EO; Sharma M; Samuy N
  • Start Page

  • e15893
  • Volume

  • 13
  • Issue

  • 6