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Is there a relation between kawasaki disease and dengue hemorrhagic fever?

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Dr. David Malpass answered

Specializes in Pediatric Cardiology

No: Dengue hemorrhagic fever is caused by one of four different dengue viruses and it is transmitted by mosquitoes. The cause of kawasaki disease remains unknown. The symptoms and course of the diseases is also very different.

Answered 6/24/2014

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