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by boyzmummy
Thu Apr 30, 2015 7:13 am
Forum: Medical Articles
Topic: KD 14 years later!
Replies: 2
Views: 1986

Re: KD 14 years later!

Hi Brooke,
Yes that would be brilliant, thank you. I'm sorry to hear that, the drs here keep dismissing KD being the cause as it was so long ago. He is always chesty with a barking cough, they just seem lost!
Thank you
by boyzmummy
Wed Apr 29, 2015 9:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: KD and Non-Hodgkin's Disease
Replies: 1
Views: 1257

Re: KD and Non-Hodgkin's Disease

Hi, How is your son? I am having a similar problem, my son had KD 14 years ago, now at age 18 his coronary artery aneurysms have increased and his T cells are reversing which is apparently to do with the lymphatic system, he has massive nodes on his neck which don't go down. The immunologist refuses...
by boyzmummy
Wed Apr 29, 2015 8:40 am
Forum: Medical Articles
Topic: KD 14 years later!
Replies: 2
Views: 1986

KD 14 years later!

Hi, I hope someone can help me please. My 18 year old son had Kawasakis when he was 4, the GPs did not pick it up in time so no treatment until three weeks later when it was found his left coronary artery was dilated, he has been on aspirin ever since with annual check ups at the cardiology departme...
by boyzmummy
Thu Apr 15, 2010 7:48 am
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: What should i be asking???????please Help in UK
Replies: 4
Views: 1695

Re: What should i be asking???????please Help in UK

Hi I recently saw the cardiologist again - it was confusing, the radiologist did the first echo, she thought both coronary arteries were now inflamed. So she fetched in the registrar and he thought the same and then the consultant who said they were looking at it all wrong. The original was still th...
by boyzmummy
Thu May 28, 2009 5:02 am
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: What should i be asking???????please Help in UK
Replies: 4
Views: 1695

What should i be asking???????please Help in UK

Hi I am from the UK, i have already posted my sons continued problems but after looking at this site more am a little worried? He was late diagnosed on about day 10 i think and was never taken into hospital despite many visits to the dr, seen at an outpatients visit where the pead thought it was kaw...
by boyzmummy
Wed May 27, 2009 6:38 am
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: Health History Of A 16 Year Old
Replies: 11
Views: 3646

Re: Health History Of A 16 Year Old

Hi Good on you lets see if their is a link My son Born feb 96 3 hours old turned purple and sucked out due to mucus. 7 months old developed throat infection given eretromycin developed allergy to this contined to be ill drs thought asthma? discharged following week RSV + hospitalised again. 1 month ...
by boyzmummy
Wed May 27, 2009 5:50 am
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: KD symptoms Continue
Replies: 0
Views: 791

KD symptoms Continue

Hi My son is 12 he had kd when he was 6 years old..our doctors just kept telling me it was a virus although he had all of the classic symptoms. After 2 weeks he went to see his peadatrician for his routine blood test has he had a weakend immune system (IGA) she took the symptoms seriously and sent h...
by boyzmummy
Wed May 27, 2009 5:34 am
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: Zac he is 11 and has KD
Replies: 22
Views: 5717

Re: Zac he is 11 and has KD

Hi ......sounds like you guys have had a nightmare of a time. Just a question was he ever given Gammoglobulin?
I hope he is getting stronger KD does have such an impact on childrens lives
Take care