Kawasaki Disease

Introduction Kawasaki’s Disease (KD) is an acute febrile vasculitic syndrome of early childhood. The disorder has also been called mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome and infantile periarteritis nodosa. The illness was initially thought to be...

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Klinefelter’s Syndrome (47,XXY)

This is the presence of an extra X chromosome in males to give (47,XXY).  Epidemiology 1 in 1000 male live births Clinical features Usually diagnosed in childhood when there is: Clumsyness Learning difficulties (usually mild) Typically intellectual...

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