Internal Medicine: Open Access

Internal Medicine: Open Access
Open Access

ISSN: 2165-8048

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Marco Marando

Department of General Internal Medicine, Ospedale Regionale di Lugano, Lugano, Switzerland

  • Editorial   
    Kawasaki disease outbreaks in COVID-19 era
    Author(s): Marco Marando* and Adriana Tamburello

    Kawasaki disease (KD) is one of the most common pediatric vasculitis syndrome which mainly affects children less than 5 years of age and it is characterized by pathognomonic clinical manifestations and possible severe vascular complications. In this article we discussed the possible association between COVID-19 and Kawasaki disease. Making a correct diagnosis of Kawasaki Disease in a properly timely manner is really important in order to initiate an appropriate treatment and to prevent clinical deterioration and vascular complications... View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2165-8048.20.10.318

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