mRNA Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccine-Associated Myopericarditis in Adolescents: A Survey Study.

Journal: The Journal Of Pediatrics
Published:
Abstract

In this survey study of institutions across the US, marked variability in evaluation, treatment, and follow-up of adolescents 12 through 18 years of age with mRNA coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine-associated myopericarditis was noted. Only one adolescent with life-threatening complications was reported, with no deaths at any of the participating institutions.

Authors
Utkarsh Kohli, Lavina Desai, Devyani Chowdhury, Ashraf Harahsheh, Alexandra Yonts, Annette Ansong, Arash Sabati, Hoang Nguyen, Tarique Hussain, Danyal Khan, David Parra, Jennifer Su, Jyoti Patel, Christina Ronai, Monique Bohun, Bishara Freij, Matthew O'connor, Joseph Rosanno, Aamisha Gupta, Arash Salavitabar, Adam Dorfman, Jesse Hansen, Olivia Frosch, Elizabeth Profita, Shiraz Maskatia, Deepika Thacker, Shubhika Shrivastava, Tyler Harris, Brian Feingold, Stuart Berger, Michael Campbell, Salim Idriss, Srikant Das, Markus Renno, Ken Knecht, S Asaki, Sunil Patel, Ravi Ashwath, Renata Shih, John Phillips, Bibhuti Das, Preeti Ramachandran, Eyal Sagiv, Aarti Bhat, Jonathan Johnson, Nathaniel Taggart, Jason Imundo, Natasha Nakra, Shashank Behere, Anjlee Patel, Avichal Aggarwal, Saif Aljemmali, Sean Lang, Sarosh Batlivala, Daniel Forsha, Gregory Conners, Jana Shaw, Frank Smith, Linda Pauliks, Joseph Vettukattil, Kenneth Shaffer, Stefanie Cheang, Sonia Voleti, Rajesh Shenoy, Rukmini Komarlu, Shea Ryan, Christopher Snyder, Neha Bansal, Madhu Sharma, Jeffrey Robinson, Sandra Arnold, Christine Salvatore, Madan Kumar, Michael Fremed, Julie Glickstein, Melissa Perrotta, William Orr, Tamika Rozema, Muthayipalayam Thirumoorthi, Charles Mullett, Jocelyn Ang
Relevant Conditions

COVID-19