Kawasaki Disease: Issues in Diagnosis and Treatment--A Developing Country Perspective.

@article{Singh2016KawasakiDI,
  title={Kawasaki Disease: Issues in Diagnosis and Treatment--A Developing Country Perspective.},
  author={Surjit Kumar Singh and Avinash Sharma and Fuyong Jiao},
  journal={Indian journal of pediatrics},
  year={2016},
  volume={83 2},
  pages={140-5}
}
Kawasaki disease (KD) is a common vasculitis in children and is the commonest cause of pediatric acquired heart disease in children in Japan and countries in North America and the European Union. It is now being increasingly reported from several developing countries, including China and India. Diagnosis of KD is based on a set of clinical criteria, none of which is individually pathognomonic for this condition. Further, these clinical features appear sequentially over a few days and all… CONTINUE READING
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