What is Kawasaki Disease?
Also known as: mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome
When inflammation occurs in the coronary arteries and other medium-sized arteries throughout the body, the condition is known as Kawasaki disease. It affects young children usually under the age of 5.
Reviewed by: Jack Wolfsdorf, MD, FAAP
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