KAWASAKI DISEASE

KAWASAKI DISEASE

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Unformatted text preview: KAWASAKI DISEASE : Arewem singit is Dr. Krishna Kumar M.D., D.C.H., MRCP, MRCPCH Paediatrician, Ranchi = Tomisaku Kawasaki '67 Mucocut. Lymph N. Syndrome = Subsequent reports from all over world = Commonest cause of Acquired Heart Disease in Children below 5 Yrs. in developed world = Indian Scenario Case - 1 – 1½ yrs. old boy – unexplained fever 8 days – trunkal rash, Red lips trunkal – Platelet count - 4.5 lacs Platelet – Rapid response to I.V.I.G. Rapid – No follow up No Case - 2 – 2 yrs. old girl – high grade fever 5 days high – Conjun...
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This note was uploaded on 12/24/2011 for the course STEP 1 taught by Professor Dr.aslam during the Fall '11 term at Montgomery College.

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