Human and novel coronavirus infections in children: a review

@article{Rajapakse2020HumanAN,
  title={Human and novel coronavirus infections in children: a review},
  author={Nipunie S. Rajapakse and Devika Dixit},
  journal={Paediatrics and International Child Health},
  year={2020},
  volume={41},
  pages={36 - 55}
}
ABSTRACT Coronaviruses, seven of which are known to infect humans, can cause a spectrum of clinical presentations ranging from asymptomatic infection to severe illness and death. Four human coronaviruses (hCoVs)—229E, HKU1, NL63 and OC43—circulate globally, commonly infect children and typically cause mild upper respiratory tract infections. Three novel coronaviruses of zoonotic origin have emerged during the past two decades: severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-CoV-1), Middle… 

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