Haemolytic uraemic syndrome with peripheral gangrene and Kawasaki disease in a 15-month-old child.


A 15-month-old boy presented with atypical haemolytic uraemic syndrome (HUS) (without antecedent diarrhoea or dysentery) following a gluteal abscess and subsequently developed digital gangrene. During plasma infusion therapy for HUS, the clinical features of Kawasaki disease (KD) evolved. Intravenous immunoglobulin and aspirin therapy led to resolution of… (More)
DOI: 10.1080/20469047.2015.1106077


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