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LeAnn Henderson and her daughter, Allie, visit the Children's Heart Center in the Kathy and Joe Sanderson Tower at Children's of Mississippi.

Experts solve MIS-C mysteries through clinical care, research

Monday, March 8, 2021

Allie Henderson went from being a healthy eighth-grader to an intensive care patient in a matter of days after she first experienced symptoms of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children. UMMC experts say the symptoms of MIS-C, a rare condition thought to be a delayed reaction to an earlier COVID-19 infection, shouldn’t be ignored. Read More

Vivi Hebert of Brandon, a Children's of Mississippi patient, visits with her cardiologist, Dr. William Moskowitz.

UMMC's congenital heart warriors spring from all ages, sizes

Sunday, February 14, 2021

Congenital heart disease affects people of all ages, and the age of diagnosis can vary. University Heart and Children’s Heart Center at Children’s of Mississippi faculty and staff work to mend patients’ hearts and keep them healthy. This story chronicles the medical journeys of two patients - an adult and an infant - who are benefiting from UMMC's care. Read More

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