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Kawasaki Disease and Hypertension in an Infant

Shirin Sayyahfar 1 , * and Rozita Hoseini 2
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1 Assistant Professor, Subspecialist of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, Ali Asghar Children Hospital , Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Assistant Professor, Pediatric Nephrologist, Department of Pediatrics, Ali Asghar Children Hospital , Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Archives of Pediatric Infectious Diseases: July 2017, 5 (3); e55615
  • Published Online: November 6, 2016
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: May 6, 2016
  • Revised: September 20, 2016
  • Accepted: October 17, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/pedinfect.38084

To Cite: Sayyahfar S, Hoseini R. Kawasaki Disease and Hypertension in an Infant, Arch Pediatr Infect Dis. 2017 ; 5(3):e55615. doi: 10.5812/pedinfect.38084.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
4. Conclusions
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