New England Journal of Medicine (Massachusetts Medical Society)
Qun Li et al. 2020
Funded by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Children can be infected 9 and can have a severe illness 10 , but based on current data overall illness seems rarer in people under 20 years of age.
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9 Li, Q., et al Early Transmission Dynamics in Wuhan, China, of Novel Coronavirus- Infected Pneumonia. NEJM. 2020 Jan 29 DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa2001316
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