Is a ‘Cytokine Storm’ Relevant to COVID-19?

JAMA Internal Medicine

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What The Editorial Says: The term “cytokine storm” and its relevance to COVID-19 are examined in this editorial.

Authors: Pratik Sinha, M.B., Ch.B., of the University of California, San Francisco, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.3313)

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