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Virchows Archiv

, Volume 467, Issue 5, pp 619–620 | Cite as

Kawasaki’s disease: an often overlooked cause of intestinal pseudo-obstruction in children

  • Shailendra Kapoor
Letter to the Editor

Keywords

Hypokalemia Myenteric Plexus Hypophosphatemia Recent Onset Abdominal Circumference 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.RichmondUSA

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