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Kawasaki disease after burns

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Abbreviations

KD:

Kawasaki disease

TSS:

Toxic shock syndrome

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Correspondence to Shuichi Ito.

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Ito, S., Anze, M., Ishikawa, A. et al. Kawasaki disease after burns. Eur J Pediatr 165, 340–341 (2006). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00431-005-0073-0

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Keywords

  • Kawasaki disease
  • Scald injury
  • Burns
  • Infection