Table 1

Criteria necessary to confirm diagnosis of Kawasaki disease [2]

Criteria

Description


Fever

5 days or more

AND

1. Conjunctivitis

Bilateral

2. Mucous membrane changes of oropharynx

Red cracked lips; strawberry tongue; or diffuse erythema

3. Changes of peripheral extremities

Initially: erythema and oedema of palms and soles Convalescent stage: desquamation

4. Rash

Polymorphous, non vesicular

5. Lymphadenopathy

Cervical


Carlton-Conway et al. BMC Pediatrics 2005 5:14   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-5-14

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