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by lukesmom
Wed Jun 29, 2011 10:53 pm
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: 2 year old Jack/carpet and furniture cleaned 3 days prior
Replies: 13
Views: 13123

Re: 2 year old Jack/carpet and furniture cleaned 3 days prio

My son recently returned home after a complicated 14 day hospital stay for KD. He began having fever, runny nose, and cough within a week of a house cleaning service cleaning our house and was diagnosed with KD a week later. Did not think of this before. Did not have carpets cleaned but heavy odor o...
by lukesmom
Wed Jun 29, 2011 10:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Blood Results post KD
Replies: 6
Views: 3333

Re: Blood Results post KD

My son received 2 doses of IVIg without response and then 4 rounds of steroids. His doctors, who were Rheumatologists, told me that they don't follow the ESR because it actually goes up after IVIg treatment and is not accurate. I don't know why this happens, just that is what I was told. We follow t...