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Here is a quick mnemonic “CHECK to remember about Kawasaki Disease Rash

This can be valuable for patients as well as medical doctors, nurses & students doing their clinical rounds. You can also find it very useful for med exams like USMLE, NEET PG, FMGE, NExT & NCLEX exams

Kawasaki Disease Rash : How To Remember Easily ?

  • C – Conjunctivitis can be observed in Kawasaki disease, along with other symptoms.

  • H – Hands and feet may experience edema (swelling) in Kawasaki disease.

  • E – EM (Erythema Multiforme) and fissuring of the lips are common symptoms in Kawasaki disease.

  • C – Children under 8 years old are more prone to developing Kawasaki disease.

  • K – Kawasaki disease is an idiopathic condition with a rash similar to scarlet fever (scarlatiniform).


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Dr. Arin Nandi

Passionate About Medical Science & Helping Future Doctors Achieve Top Ranks In Medical Exams. He is professionally a dentist as well as a public health expert from JIPMER (1), (2)working in health department