May 18, 2020 NJ Girl Leaves Hospital After Spending Weeks Battling COVID-Related Illness PIMS

A New Jersey girl is out of the hospital after a terrifying ordeal that left her in the hospital for three weeks, due to the COVID-related illness that is exclusively targeting children.

In mid-April, 12-year-old Jissel Rosario and her mother had been staying at home, social distancing and working hard to avoid exposure to the coronavirus, they said.

Jissel soon started having pain and swelling in her leg and foot, so her mother took her to an urgent care clinic – where unfortunately the condition was misdiagnosed, according to her mother, costing Jissel precious time in treating the condition. Read More.