PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The CDC is preparing to release new information on a rare condition that is causing organ failure in children who have battled COVID-19. Pediatric Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome causes persistent fever, skin rashes, swelling and poor organ function.Ocean County Man Kevin Noonan Picking Up Furniture Hits, Kills Man, Then Flees, Authorities Say
The condition was first reported in children living in New York.READ MORE: COVID In Philadelphia: FEMA-Run Pennsylvania Convention Center Vaccination Site Extended For Additional 4 Weeks
Now, more than a dozen states are reporting cases.
Doctors say the condition is treatable if it is diagnosed early.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Weather: Scattered Showers Expected To Move Into Region Wednesday Night