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by Kiwi mum
Sat Feb 16, 2013 2:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Before the acute phase was your child off?
Replies: 2
Views: 828

Re: Before the acute phase was your child off?

My DD was unwell on and off for more than a year with spiking temps in the 40s cel in the evening and then normal the next day or within a day or 2. She had allergies to most AB's food and environmental things. At the start of KD acute phase I just remember thinking here we go again but with the KD ...
by Kiwi mum
Thu Feb 14, 2013 11:51 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Cholesterol and Kawasaki Disease
Replies: 1
Views: 1269

Cholesterol and Kawasaki Disease

My DD had Kawasaki Disease 6 years ago, this was followed severe joint pain, and her ESR has always been elevated, Her BMI is above normal due to lack of physical activity due to joint pain (it is a rock and a hard place), she has food allergies and is Gluten and dairy Free. both her father and I ha...
by Kiwi mum
Thu Mar 15, 2012 3:41 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Headaches?
Replies: 14
Views: 5630

Re: Headaches?

I love coming back to this site even 6 years on. My DD had KD at 4 she is now 10 years old but has had headaches for the past 2+ years we have had her eyes checked and glassed has helped a little, she is on a restricted diet due to food allergies, and we had not found a trigger in food. She has just...
by Kiwi mum
Thu Mar 15, 2012 3:09 am
Forum: Medical Articles
Topic: Heart issues post KD-with or without arterial damage
Replies: 2
Views: 3442

Re: Heart issues post KD-with or without arterial damage

Interesting to read, my DD had KD 6 years ago and we are still battling on going problems but in NZ you do not get any cardiac follow up if no arterial damage is seen. DD does have problem with exercise, SOB and feeling dizzy etc.
by Kiwi mum
Sun May 15, 2011 10:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Please Help! High Platelets
Replies: 3
Views: 1478

Re: Please Help! High Platelets

My DD platelets have always been high post KD, it is still slightly elevated almost 5 years post KD.
Her ESR has finally almost become normal, it was normally in the 20-30 with normal being <5. CCRP came down to normal quite fast
by Kiwi mum
Sat May 14, 2011 11:39 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blood Results post KD
Replies: 6
Views: 1417

Re: Blood Results post KD

If it were my child I would be contacting the Doctor/ consultant that my daughter was under to get their opinion. Things should be settling down by this time and not elevating more. If she is getting worse or you are worried about her take her back to the hospital
by Kiwi mum
Sat May 14, 2011 11:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Developmental Delays
Replies: 3
Views: 1593

Re: Developmental Delays

My DD had KD when she was 4 1/2, since that time we have had on going joint trouble. She has also had trouble with fine and gross motor skills, her speech and learning have been above average. She is currently being treated for ADD, and this has been showing positve signs. I have brought it up with ...