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Ms. M.A. Sangeetha
Keywords : IV immunoglobulin and NSAIDS,Kawasaki disease
Citation Information : Sangeetha MM. KAWASAKI\'S DISEASE. 2015; 8 (2):31-34.
License: CC BY-NC 4.0
Published Online: 00-08-2015
Copyright Statement: Copyright © 2015; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.
Kawasaki\'s disease is otherwise called as mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome\' is a rare childhood illness that harm the coronary arteries. Kawasaki disease is caused by streptococcal/staphylococcal infection. It is manifested by fever, non puritic rashes, conjunctival infection, strawberry tongue, erythematous hand and periungual desquamation. It is treated with IV immunoglobulin and NSAIDS.
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