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Descriptor English: Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome
Descriptor Spanish: Síndrome Mucocutáneo Linfonodular
Descriptor Portuguese: Síndrome de Linfonodos Mucocutâneos
Descriptor French: Maladie de Kawasaki
Entry term(s): Kawasaki Disease
Kawasaki Syndrome
Lymph Node Syndrome, Mucocutaneous
Tree number(s): C14.907.940.560
C15.604.560
C17.800.862.560
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D009080
Scope note: An acute, febrile, mucocutaneous condition accompanied by swelling of cervical lymph nodes in infants and young children. The principal symptoms are fever, congestion of the ocular conjunctivae, reddening of the lips and oral cavity, protuberance of tongue papillae, and edema or erythema of the extremities.
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Public MeSH Note: 1984; see LYMPHATIC DISEASES 1977-1983
History Note: 1984(77); use LYMPHATIC DISEASES 1977-1983
Entry Version: MLNS
DeCS ID: 9272
Unique ID: D009080
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Date Established: 1984/01/01
Date of Entry: 1976/05/19
Revision Date: 2013/07/08
Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome - Preferred
Concept UI M0014162
Scope note An acute, febrile, mucocutaneous condition accompanied by swelling of cervical lymph nodes in infants and young children. The principal symptoms are fever, congestion of the ocular conjunctivae, reddening of the lips and oral cavity, protuberance of tongue papillae, and edema or erythema of the extremities.
Preferred term Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome
Entry term(s) Kawasaki Disease
Kawasaki Syndrome
Lymph Node Syndrome, Mucocutaneous



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