Vasculitis following infection
Child less than 5yrs
Hyperaemic buccal mucosa, strawberry tongue, Fissured lips
Diagnosis is clinical
Criteria: High fever (>39°C) for 5 days + 4 of ffing: unilateral large lymph nodes,
Tmt: IVIG and Aspirin. (unlike other rashes in children where aspirin is contraindicated cos of risk of Reye's syndrome )
May be complicated by Coronary artery aneurysm with resultant risk of MI.
Young child with fever, red eyes, red tongue, red palms and rash