A case of incomplete and refractory Kawasaki disease: Diagnostic and therapeutic challenges

  • S Mehndiratta
  • K Rajeshwari
  • AP Dubey
  • R Kumar

Abstract

The diagnosis of incomplete Kawasaki disease (KD) – i.e. cases that do not full all the diagnostic criteria – requires a high index of suspicion. We report a case of incomplete KD that was refractory to treatment with intravenous immunoglobulin and subsequently responded to treatment with intravenous methylprednisolone.
Published
2014-02-13
Section
Articles

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eISSN: 1999-7671
print ISSN: 1994-3032