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A Case of Kawasaki Disease Presenting as Severe Myositis

  • Sara Vigil-Vázquez
  • Laura Butragueño-LaisecaEmail author
  • Jorge López-González
  • Miriam García-San Prudencio
  • Elena Rincón-López
Scientific Letter
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PediatricsHospital General Universitario Gregorio MarañonMadridSpain
  2. 2.Department of Pediatric Intensive CareHospital General Universitario Gregorio MarañonMadridSpain
  3. 3.Pediatric Infectious Diseases UnitHospital General Universitario Gregorio MarañonMadridSpain

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