Kawasaki disease

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Noun1.Kawasaki disease - an acute disease of young children characterized by a rash and swollen lymph nodes and fever; of unknown cause
disease - an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning

Ka·wa·sa·ki dis·ease

, Kawasaki syndrome
n. Kawasaki, enfermedad de, enfermedad infantil con manifestación febril aguda, conjuntivitis, lesiones bucales, enrojecimiento, infl.de los dedos de las manos y los pies.
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Kawasaki disease (KD), also known as mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome and infantile polyarteritis nodosa was first described in 1967 by Tomisaku Kawasaki (1,2).

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