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by brookemom
Tue Jul 20, 2010 4:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: are migraines a long-term side effect?
Replies: 8
Views: 1896

Re: are migraines a long-term side effect?

My 5 year old had severe headaches when she was in the acute phase of KD and for a few weeks after her IVIG (2 doses required) she also had a lot of visual issues during the acute phase ( needed the room dark as light caused pain / iritis). Anyway the head aches resolved, but for the last 8 months h...
by brookemom
Fri Dec 05, 2008 6:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What a night!
Replies: 9
Views: 1319

Re: What a night!

My daughter's first symptom was a head pain so bad it woke her up from sleep (she is 4). Two days later we were in the hospital and about a week later they diagnosed KD after all the other symptoms appeared. It took 2 IVIG treatments and she had these "thunder clap " head aches for 12 out of the 14 ...
by brookemom
Fri Dec 05, 2008 6:20 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Migraine Headaches
Replies: 9
Views: 2140

Re: Migraine Headaches

My daughter age 4 was hospitalized from October 29th- November 10 with the final diagnosis of Kawasaki. It required 2 IV IG infusions to get her symptoms under control. Her Echo’s so far are normal but hematological abnormalities remain and she is on aspirin therapy. Her initial symptom on October...
by brookemom
Fri Dec 05, 2008 6:16 pm
Forum: Activities & Events
Topic: DC/Shenandoah Valley area
Replies: 10
Views: 7361

Re: DC/Shenandoah Valley area

Hi - I'm in Great Falls, VA (Fairfax County). I'm interested. e-mail: pjdawn@verizon.net or home 703-757-6144. Our 4 year old daughter was diagnosed in November and spent 2 weeks at Inova Firfax hospital for children. Best, Patty