Long covid: One in seven children may still have symptoms 15 weeks after infection, data show

Jacqui Wise
2021 The BMJ (British Medical Journal)  
A large study of children and young people who caught SARS-CoV-2 has found that as many as one in seven (14%) may still have symptoms 15 weeks later. 1 However, this figure is lower than in some studies that have reported a prevalence of long covid as high as 51% in children and young people.
doi:10.1136/bmj.n2157 pmid:34470745 fatcat:gyizf2tc2fcphmigqwzwgnhn2q