Healthcare Pune boy survives life-threatening post-COVID-19 complication Updated : August 28, 2020 01:11 PM IST Hyper-inflammatory syndrome is associated with COVID- 19. The life-threatening illness is characterised by inflammation in the entire body, including vital organs. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.