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Patient with documented COVID-19 infection five weeks prior to arrival and presented with pain, paresthesias, and weakness in the bilateral lower extremities. Symptoms began shortly after patient recovered from COVID-19 infection, however, patient developed ascending weakness extending into the hands with left sided chest pain, prompting patient to present for evaluation.
multisystem inflammatory syndrome, post Covid-19
Rehabilitation and Therapy
Sielski D, Lou J, Bazil T, Grant L. Post COVID-19 infection multisystem inflammatory syndrome in adults presenting with pain, ascending weakness, and paresthesias: a case report. American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2022 Annual Assembly. 2022 Oct 20-23, Baltimore, MD.