Atypical Kawasaki disease with aortic aneurysm

C. E. Canter, R. J. Bower, A. W. Strauss

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Abstract

This case demonstrates that Kawasaki disease does not always manifest itself in the typical fashion and that the potential, life-threatening cardiovascular complications include aortic aneurysm. The patient with Kawasaki disease needs prolonged follow-up and serial laboratory evaluation for coronary, aortic, and peripheral arterial aneurysms.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)885-888
Number of pages4
JournalPediatrics
Volume68
Issue number6
StatePublished - Dec 1 1981

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