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Canadian doctors investigate possible link between COVID-19 and rare children's disease


<b>Canadian doctors investigate possible link between COVID-19 and rare children's disease</b>Montreal doctors are investigating whether an unusual cluster of cases of a rare disease that affects children was somehow triggered by COVID-19, but they caution that they have not yet proven a solid link.
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Doctors in Europe have already been looking into suspiciously high numbers of cases of what appears to be Kawasaki disease, which is sometimes found in children after a viral or bacterial infection. Symptoms of the illness include rashes, fever, bloodshot eyes and swollen hands and feet. In most cases children recover with the help of medication, but the illness can lead to permanent heart damage if left untreated.

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