TITLE

Inflammation at a previous inoculation site: an unusual presentation of Kawasaki disease

AUTHOR(S)
Weinstein, Michael
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/14/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 4, p459
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case report of Kawasaki disease in an Asian girl. The medical history of the girl is presented. The diseases was diagnosed after laboratory examinations. In children who have received BCG vaccine, reactions of erythema, induration and ulcerations may occur at the site of inoculation with the development of Kawasaki disease, as manifested in this case.
ACCESSION #
19777031

 

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