Rheumatology International

, Volume 32, Issue 9, pp 2953–2954 | Cite as

Fever is not always present in Kawasaki disease

  • A. L. Rodriguez-Lozano
  • F. E. Rivas-Larrauri
  • V. M. Hernandez-Bautista
  • M. A. Yamazaki-Nakashimada
Letter to the Editors

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. L. Rodriguez-Lozano
    • 1
  • F. E. Rivas-Larrauri
    • 1
  • V. M. Hernandez-Bautista
    • 1
  • M. A. Yamazaki-Nakashimada
    • 1
  1. 1.Immunology Service, Instituto Nacional de PediatriaMexico CityMexico

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