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About Kawasaki Disease

What is Kawasaki Disease? 

Kawasaki Disease is a little known yet danerous disease, effecting young childrena nd often going undiagnosed, which can lead to life altering health conditions well into adulthood. To read more about the disease, view the articles in this page and to DONATE, please click here.

Kawasaki Disease is also called Kawasaki Syndrome or mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome. The illness was first described in Japan by Dr. Kawasaki in 1967.


Stories of children with Kawasaki Disease.

Answers to some of the questions most frequently asked by parents of children who suffer from Kawasaki Disease (KD).