Definition of misc

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MIS-C

abbreviation or noun
\ ˌem-ˌī-ˌes-ˈsē How to pronounce MIS-C (audio) , ˈmis-ˈsē \

Definition of MIS-C (Entry 2 of 2)

: multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children The features of MIS-C include signs that the blood vessels and organs are irritated or inflamed.— Elaine Cox The syndrome appears to be rare, but the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention—which recently dubbed the condition MIS-C or multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children—has expressed alarm about the rapid decline of patients with the illness.— Ariana Eunjung Cha and Chelsea Janes

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2020, in the meaning defined above

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“Misc.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/misc. Accessed 30 Nov. 2020.

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