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

Journal Article

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.

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Cited Authors

  • Kohli, U; Desai, L; Chowdhury, D; Harahsheh, AS; Yonts, AB; Ansong, A; Sabati, A; Nguyen, HH; Hussain, T; Khan, D; Parra, DA; Su, JA; Patel, JK; Ronai, C; Bohun, M; Freij, BJ; O'Connor, MJ; Rosanno, JW; Gupta, A; Salavitabar, A; Dorfman, AL; Hansen, J; Frosch, O; Profita, EL; Maskatia, S; Thacker, D; Shrivastava, S; Harris, TH; Feingold, B; Berger, S; Campbell, M; Idriss, SF; Das, S; Renno, MS; Knecht, K; Asaki, SY; Patel, S; Ashwath, R; Shih, R; Phillips, J; Das, B; Ramachandran, P; Sagiv, E; Bhat, AH; Johnson, JN; Taggart, NW; Imundo, J; Nakra, N; Behere, S; Patel, A; Aggarwal, A; Aljemmali, S; Lang, S; Batlivala, SP; Forsha, DE; Conners, GP; Shaw, J; Smith, FC; Pauliks, L; Vettukattil, J; Shaffer, K; Cheang, S; Voleti, S; Shenoy, R; Komarlu, R; Ryan, SJ; Snyder, C; Bansal, N; Sharma, M; Robinson, JA; Arnold, SR; Salvatore, CM; Kumar, M; Fremed, MA; Glickstein, JS; Perrotta, M; Orr, W; Rozema, T; Thirumoorthi, M; Mullett, CJ; Ang, JY

Published Date

  • April 2022

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 243 /

Start / End Page

  • 208 - 213.e3

PubMed ID

  • 34952008

Pubmed Central ID

  • PMC8691954

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1097-6833

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.jpeds.2021.12.025


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States