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Kawasaki Disease Shock Syndrome (KDSS, KSS)

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases
Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics

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Description:

Some patients with Kawasaki disease will develop the Kawasaki Shock Index (KSS). Early diagnosis and proper management in the intensive care unit (ICU) can often avoid major sequelae. Diagnosis can be challenging when the episode of KDSS is the initial presentation for Kawasaki Disease.

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