n South African Journal of Child Health - A case of incomplete and refractory Kawasaki disease : diagnostic and therapeutic challenges : case report

Volume 8, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1994-3032
  • E-ISSN: 1999-7671



The diagnosis of incomplete Kawasaki disease (KD) - i.e. cases that do not fulfil all the diagnostic criteria - requires a high index of suspicion. We report a case of incomplete KD that was refractory to treatment with intravenous immunoglobulin and subsequently responded to treatment with intravenous methylprednisolone.

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