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Pediatric Rheumatology

, 7:3

First Online: 21 January 2009Received: 19 August 2008Accepted: 21 January 2009

Abstract

This case report describes an 8 year old boy with IVIG resistant Kawasaki disease complicated by severe bilateral coronary artery aneurysms successfully treated with infliximab, a monoclonal antibody against tumour necrosis factor alpha.

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Author: Robert J Brogan - Despina Eleftheriou - James Gnanapragasam - Nigel J Klein - Paul A Brogan

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