This study examined the epidemiological characteristics and transmission patterns of 2143
pediatric patients with COVID-19, using a retrospective analytical approach.
What’s Known on This Subject
A growing number of studies have focused on 2019 novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
since its outbreak, but few data are available on epidemiological features and transmission
patterns of children with COVID-19.
What This Study Adds
Children at all ages were susceptible to COVID-19, but no significant gender difference was
found. Clinical manifestations of pediatric patients were generally less severe than those of
adults’ patients. However, young children, particularly infants, were vulnerable to 2019-nCoV
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