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by nursemom
Thu Mar 05, 2015 3:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Routine Immunisations MMR post IVIG
Replies: 9
Views: 7297

Re: Routine Immunisations MMR post IVIG

I'm sorry your child has gone through this twice. Just once is very scary, but I think you need to put your passion against vaccines to work someplace else because there is no evidence anywhere that KD is caused by vaccines.
by nursemom
Wed Feb 25, 2015 1:18 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How soon did your child receive Echo?
Replies: 10
Views: 2673

Re: How soon did your child receive Echo?

Glad to hear your daughter is doing well. Sounds like your local hospital needs some updating on policy and procedures. At least they could have consulted with another hospital that knew what they were doing. Well, hindsight is always 20/20. So glad you will follow with the Children's Hospital in yo...
by nursemom
Wed Feb 25, 2015 12:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: When do aneuysms typically show in the disease progression
Replies: 2
Views: 1381

When do aneuysms typically show in the disease progression

My 20 month old son was diagnosed with atypical KD on Feb. 3, 2015. He was on day 8 of a high fever when treated with IVIG and high-dose aspirin. On day 2 of the fever, he had a rash that started in his groin area and spread to his entire body. His eyes turned bright red/puffy around the eyelids on ...
by nursemom
Thu Feb 12, 2015 2:10 pm
Forum: Medical Articles
Topic: KD and Soy
Replies: 5
Views: 3824

Re: KD and Soy

I am new to this forum and just read this abstract regarding soy consumption and KD. My 19 month old son was just diagnosed Feb. 3, 2015 with KD. We are home from the hospital (after 3 day stay). He received IVIG and aspirin therapy. He remains on low dose aspirin until his next ECHO in 6 weeks. It'...
by nursemom
Tue Feb 10, 2015 2:22 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How soon did your child receive Echo?
Replies: 10
Views: 2673

Re: How soon did your child receive Echo?

My son (19 months) was just diagnosed Feb. 3 with KD. He immediately had an ECHO when we were admitted for the IVIG treatment. I was told by the cardiologist the immunoglobulin treatment has a very high chance of a reaction due to the many donors (possibly thousands). My son received Benadryl IV and...