Pediatric Nephrology

, Volume 18, Issue 8, pp 851–852

Kawasaki disease misdiagnosed as acute pyelonephritis

  • Nadica Ristoska-Bojkovska
  • Katarina Stavric
  • Velibor Tasic
Letter to the Editors

Keywords

Kawasaki disease Sterile pyuria Pyelonephritis 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Nadica Ristoska-Bojkovska
    • 1
  • Katarina Stavric
    • 2
  • Velibor Tasic
    • 1
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Clinic for Children's DiseasesMedical School SkopjeMacedonia
  2. 2.Department of Immunology, Clinic for Children's DiseasesMedical SchoolSkopjeMacedonia
  3. 3.Department of Pediatric Nephrology, Clinic for Children's DiseasesMedical SchoolMacedonia

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