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Kawasaki syndrome

(mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome)

Kawasaki syndrome is a fever causing illness of children. The cause of Kawasaki syndrome is unknown. Approximately 15 cases a year are reported in Wisconsin.

General information

Kawasaki syndrome fact sheet - Hmong - Spanish

Information for health professionals

This is a Wisconsin disease surveillance category II disease: 
Report to the patient's local public health department electronically, through the Wisconsin Electronic Disease Surveillance System (WEDSS), by mail or fax using an Acute and Communicable Disease case report F-44151 or by other means within 72 hours upon recognition of a case.
Information on communicable disease reporting

Wisconsin case reporting and public health follow-up guidelines Kawasaki EpiNet  
Case Report Form Kawasaki


Wisconsin Local Health Departments - Regional offices - Tribal agencies  

Last Revised: March 04, 2014