Kawasaki disease: State of the art.


Kawasaki disease is an acute febrile arteritis of childhood that can result in coronary artery aneurysms if untreated in the first 10 and ideally 7 days of illness. Kawasaki disease begins as a necrotizing arteritis with neutrophilic infiltrate, followed by subacute/chronic changes and luminal myofibroblastic proliferation that can cause coronary artery… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/chd.12498


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@article{Newburger2017KawasakiDS, title={Kawasaki disease: State of the art.}, author={Jane W. Newburger}, journal={Congenital heart disease}, year={2017}, volume={12 5}, pages={633-635} }