The conditions of the 11-year-old boy, suffering from Covid-19 e hospitalized in intensive care at the Santobono pediatric hospital in Naples. In fact, it remains a “severe respiratory failure“, This is what the hospital communicates in the update of the clinical condition of the 11-year-old, hospitalized in the pediatric hospital in via Mario Fiore, Arenella district, from the evening of 8 November.
The boy arrived at the hospital when he already had conditions considered serious by the doctors to the point of making it impossible to transfer to the Cotugno hospital, which specializes in the treatment of infectious diseases. The 11-year-old’s condition had stabilized within the first 24 hours of hospitalization, before the onset of a sudden worsening of the general clinical picture that required orotracheal intubation and invasive mechanical ventilation. The patient is also treated with the assistance of specialists from the Colli hospital, to which the Cotugno hospital belongs.