Texas Children’s, Children’s Memorial Herman treating several for mysterious coronavirus syndrome

Houston’s two major pediatric hospitals are treating children with the inflammatory syndrome linked to the coronavirus, officials at those institutions said Thursday, the area’s first examples of the mysterious condition now surfacing around the nation.

Texas Children’s and Children’s Memorial Hermann hospital officials said Thursday several patients have or are suspected to have what’s known as multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children, or MIS-C. The syndrome has emerged in...