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Picture of Kawasaki's Disease

Picture of Kawasaki's Disease

The photo depicts the blotchy red rash characteristic of Kawasaki's disease. The patient is a child and the rash appears on the trunk. Other physical findings of Kawasaki's disease are "strawberry" red tongue, chapped lips, and conjunctivitis of the eyes.

Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology Kay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander Stratigos Copyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: American Heart Association: "Kawasaki Disease"