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Tell-tale Transcripts Help Identify Fever-Inducing Condition in Children

News   Aug 08, 2018 | Original story sourced from UC San Diego Health

 
Potential Diagnostic Test for Kawasaki Disease Identified

The incidence of Kawasaki Disease in Japan is remarkably high compared with the rest of the world, affecting 239.6 per 100,000 children under the age of 4. For reference, around 8 in every 100,000 children develop Kawasaki disease in the UK each year, and a study found that from 1998 to 2003, 72% of children with Kawasaki disease were under the age of 5. Photo credit: Pixabay

 
 
 

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