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European Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 151, Issue 11, pp 866–866 | Cite as

Human leucocyte antigens in Southern Chinese with Kawasaki disease

  • C. C. Chang
  • B. R. Hawkins
  • H. K. Kao
  • C. B. Chow
  • Y. L. Lau
Letters to the Editors

Keywords

Public Health Kawasaki Disease Human Leucocyte Antigen 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Abbreviation

HLA

human leucocyte antigen

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1992

Authors and Affiliations

  • C. C. Chang
    • 1
  • B. R. Hawkins
    • 2
  • H. K. Kao
    • 3
  • C. B. Chow
    • 3
  • Y. L. Lau
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PaediatricsUniversity of Hong Kong, Queen Mary HospitalHong Kong
  2. 2.Department of PathologyUniversity of Hong Kong, Queen Mary HospitalHong Kong
  3. 3.Paediatric Unit APrincess Margaret HospitalHong Kong

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