Key clinical point: Children hospitalized with COVID-19 had a wide range of presenting symptoms with few of the respiratory presentations seen in most adult cases.
Major finding: Among children hospitalized with COVID-19, 41% had respiratory tract illnesses. Fever was the most common presenting symptom.
Study details: The data come from a retrospective study of 22 children aged 0-18 years.
Disclosures: The study received no outside funding. The researchers had no financial conflicts to disclose.
Agha R et al. Hosp Pediatr. 2020 July. doi: 10.1542/hpeds.2020-000257.