Volume 51, Number 11 November 2022
Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C), a rare inflammatory syndrome with multisystem involvement, emerged in Singapore as incidence of COVID-19 increased in 2021.
A Singapore observational study on cases fulfilling the Ministry of Health criteria for MIS-C from January 2020 to December 2021 was conducted. Multidisciplinary management, timely diagnosis, and early treatment with intravenous immunoglobulin and steroids likely contributed to good outcomes.
Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease screening in type 2 diabetes mellitus: A cost-effectiveness and...
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