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Can kawasaki disease cause death if left untreated?

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Dr. Barton Cook
Pediatrics - Cardiology

In brief: Yes

Kawasaki disease can cause heart problems, most notably coronary aneurysms.
On occasion a fatal heart attack can be the result. Treatment within 10 days greatly reduces the chances of serious complications.

In brief: Yes

Kawasaki disease can cause heart problems, most notably coronary aneurysms.
On occasion a fatal heart attack can be the result. Treatment within 10 days greatly reduces the chances of serious complications.
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