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My daughter was diagnoised with kawasaki disease her hands and feet are now peeling and itching when will the itching and peeling stop?

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Dr. Fuad Kiblawi
Pediatrics - Cardiology
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In brief: 1 week

Usually a few days up to a week.
Peeling of fingers and toes is expected after kawasaki disease and is usually self limiting.

In brief: 1 week

Usually a few days up to a week.
Peeling of fingers and toes is expected after kawasaki disease and is usually self limiting.
Dr. Fuad Kiblawi
Dr. Fuad Kiblawi
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Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology
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In brief: Kawasaki Disease

The first phase, which can last for up to 2 weeks, usually involves a persistent fever higher than 104°f (39°c) and lasts for at least 5 days.
During the second phase, which usually begins within 2 weeks of when the fever started, the skin on the hands and feet may begin to peel in large pieces. The child also may experience joint pain, diarrhea, vomiting, or abdominal pain. 3rd phase can last 8 wk.

In brief: Kawasaki Disease

The first phase, which can last for up to 2 weeks, usually involves a persistent fever higher than 104°f (39°c) and lasts for at least 5 days.
During the second phase, which usually begins within 2 weeks of when the fever started, the skin on the hands and feet may begin to peel in large pieces. The child also may experience joint pain, diarrhea, vomiting, or abdominal pain. 3rd phase can last 8 wk.
Dr. Michael Fisher
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