Could a Mystery Virus be the Culprit in Kawasaki Disease?
Fri, 06 Apr 2012 07:39:16 -0700 In the Nature podcast interview that went along with my Kawasaki Disease story at Nature ( look for the interview halfway down the page at the story here ), I talked about the tantalizing work of Dr. Anne Rowley at the Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine. She has studied the tissues of Kawasaki Disease patients and believes she has found virus-like particles in their respiratory tissues … http://www.scientificamerican.com/blog/post.cfm?id=could-a-mystery-virus-be-the-culprit-in-kawasaki
Is Wind Spreading a Mysterious Disease Across the Pacific? | 80beats
Fri, 06 Apr 2012 06:39:56 -0700 Strawberry tongue, a symptom of Kawasaki disease. Scientists dont know much about the cause of Kawasaki disease a disease of blood vessel inflammation most commonly found in Japanbut they do know one thing: Japanese outbreaks are highly correlated with winds from central Asia. When those same winds blow thousands of miles across the Pacific to Hawaii and California, Kawasaki disease ends up … http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/80beats/2012/04/06/is-wind-spreading-a-mysterious-disease-across-the-pacific/
Could a Mystery Virus be the Culprit in Kawasaki Disease? | Hottest …
A Nature story published yesterday tells the genesis of Kawasaki disease and efforts by a team of medical and climate scientists to discern if wind is a factor. http://hottest-news.tk/hottest-news/could-a-mystery-virus-be-the-culprit-in-kawasaki-disease/
Kawasaki disease prognosis
Kawasaki disease prognosis. What is the prognosis? The condition is most benign and self-limiting, but it can therefore, rarely cause serious heart complications. Without proper treatment occurs aneurysms in 20-25% of cases and myocardial … http://medical-helpful-info.blogspot.com/2012/04/kawasaki-disease-prognosis.html
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