A 26-year-old female asked:
my nice have problem in her skin and a doctor in my country said that she might be suffering from a rare disease called kawasaki disease. w?
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Pediatrics 46 years experience
Kawasaki: A collection of dramatic events often picked up when high fevers last > 5days with no obvious source. Enlarged lymph nodes, red cracked lips & tongue, skin rash , swollen red hands & feet with later pealing, very high platelet counts. This is not contagious, cause is unknown, treatments in the acute & chronic stages can help.
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Last updated Nov 14, 2012
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