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A diagnostic algorithm combining clinical and molecular data distinguishes Kawasaki disease from other febrile illnesses

Xuefeng B Ling1, Kenneth Lau1, John T Kanegaye23, Zheng Pan4, Sihua Peng1, Jun Ji1, Gigi Liu1, Yuichiro Sato2, Tom TS Yu1, John C Whitin1, James Schilling1, Jane C Burns2 and Harvey J Cohen1*

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1 Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

2 Department of Pediatrics, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA

3 Rady Children's Hospital San Diego, San Diego, CA 92123, USA

4 Amgen Inc, South San Francisco, CA 94080, USA

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BMC Medicine 2011, 9:130  doi:10.1186/1741-7015-9-130

Published: 6 December 2011

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