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Acute appendicitis and myocarditis in a fatal case of multisystemic inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C): a case report
  • Seyed Ali Hosseini,
  • Azadeh Moshtzan,
  • Shoeleh Yaghoubi
Seyed Ali Hosseini
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
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Azadeh Moshtzan
Hormozgan University of Medical Sciences
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Shoeleh Yaghoubi
Shiraz University of Medical Sciences
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Abstract

Multisystemic Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) has emerged as a challenging entity during the COVID-19 era. Here, we present the first case of MIS-C comprised of acute appendicitis and myocarditis in Iran. Unfortunately, the diagnosis was made late, and the patient died following an appendectomy and extensive fluid therapy.