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COVID triggers rare immune response, leaving Minnesota 8-year-old unable to see, speak | FOX 9 KMSP

Doctors believe COVID-19 triggered acute disseminated encephalomyelitis (ADEM) in 8-year-old Avella Bauer of Bloomington, Minnesota, leaving her unable to see, speak, move her arms or legs or feed herself. ADEM is a rare disease where the body's immune system attacks its own cells and tissues causing swelling in the brain and spinal cord. Subscribe for more from FOX 9: https://bit.ly/3p5NDSU Subscribe to FOX 9 Minneapolis-St. Paul https://www.youtube.com/channel/UClwddNv0Cr6SIEGkzVK886w?sub_confirmation=1 Watch FOX 9 Live: https://www.fox9.com/live FOX 9 is your source for breaking news, live events, investigations, politics, entertainment, business news and local stories from Minneapolis-St. Paul, the greater Twin Cities metro, Greater Minnesota, western Wisconsin and across the nation. FOX 9 is the Official Home of the Minnesota Vikings and proud partner of University of Minnesota Golden Gophers Athletics. Download the FOX 9 News app: https://fox9.onelink.me/sFfg?pid=social&c=youtube&af_web_dp=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.fox9.com%2Fapps Download the Weather app Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.kmsp.android.weather&hl=en_US&gl=US App Store: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/fox-9-weather-radar-alerts/id438788905 Follow FOX 9 on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fox9kmsp Follow FOX 9 on Twitter: https://twitter.com/fox9 Follow FOX 9 on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fox9 Subscribe to the FOX 9 newsletter: https://www.fox9.com/email
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