Kawasaki Syndrome

(mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome)

General Information

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

Kawasaki syndrome fact sheet, P-42065

Provider Information

This is a Wisconsin disease surveillance category II disease:

Wisconsin case reporting and public health follow-up guidelines:

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Phone: 608-267-9003 | Fax: 608-267-9009

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Last Revised: September 21, 2021