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Korean Circ J. 2009 Nov;39(11):502-504. English. Case Report. https://doi.org/10.4070/kcj.2009.39.11.502
Do HJ , Baek JG , Kim HJ , Yeom JS , Park JS , Park ES , Seo JH , Lim JY , Park CH , Woo HO , Youn HS .
Department of Pediatrics, Institute of Health Science, Gyeongsang National University School of Medicine, Jinju, Korea. jsyeom1230@naver.com
Abstract

A male infant aged 3 months and 1 week had persistently high fever with parotitis that was unresponsive to antibiotics. Mumps was identified by serologic study, but he was finally diagnosed by clinical features as having Kawasaki disease and echocardiographic findings on the 9th day of fever. Parotitis, which is unresponsive to antibiotics, should be considered Kawasaki disease even though typical symptoms are not present.

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