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kawasaki disease during pregnancy

A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pierrette Mimi Poinsett
37 years experience Pediatrics
Kawasaki disease: Kawasaki disease is a rare disease of the blood vessels. Symptoms included fever > 5 days, red eyes, swollen red hands and feet, swollen red cracke ... Read More

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Many: Diseases with features that are similar to kawasaki disease include: viral infections such as rubeola, roseola, rubella, adenovirus, bacterial infec ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Malpass
32 years experience Pediatric Cardiology
No: While we have not yet identified the cause of kd, we do know that kd is not a "genetic" disease. However, it is likely that certain genes confer an in ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
See below: The usual symptoms and signs of kawasaki's disease include fever, reddening of the eyes, cracked and inflamed lips and mucous membranes of ... Read More
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cornelia Franz
Specializes in Pediatrics
Inflammation: Kawasaki disease has fever 1- 5 days, strawberry tongue, peeling fingers, swollen red and cracked lips, swollen lymph nodes in neck. Can cause inflamm ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park answered
49 years experience Pediatrics
No: Back pain is not a part of kawasaki disease.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Atkins
10 years experience Pediatrics
No it is not: Kawasaki is an fever involving illness of childhood which leads to inflammation of medium-sized vessels in the body, most notably those contained with ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
26 years experience Pain Management
Stop inflammation: Kawasaki's disease is treated with high doses of Aspirin (salicylic acid) to reduce inflammation and to mildly thin the blood to prevent blood clot fo ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
None: Kawasaki disease is a serious illness and you should consult an md asap.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
Theory: That is a theory that has never been proven.

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