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by stephenslc
Sat May 14, 2011 10:49 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Enlarged arteries????
Replies: 1
Views: 1331

Enlarged arteries????

Hello, My son had an ultrasound done of his heart last week. He screamed & cried through the whole thing, but the cardiologist was able to get some good images. He said that one of his front arteries looked slightly enlarged. He also said that the 2 arteries that wrap around the back of the heart ar...
by stephenslc
Wed May 11, 2011 3:48 pm
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: Could this be KD?
Replies: 5
Views: 2444

Re: Could this be KD?

I am sorry for what you are going through. It is so frustrating not feeling heard by the people you trust with your child's health. You should definitely seek out another opinion. Try and see someone who has had a lot of experience with KD. The first 3 doctors we saw for my son had either little or ...
by stephenslc
Wed May 11, 2011 3:27 pm
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: 2 year old Jack/carpet and furniture cleaned 3 days prior
Replies: 13
Views: 9292

Re: 2 year old Jack/carpet and furniture cleaned 3 days prio

Hi,
My son is 18 1/2 months old. He is suspected to have KD. We didn't have any carpets cleaned, but we had new carpet installed a week before he started getting sick. Don't know if it's related, but thought it's worth mentioning.
by stephenslc
Wed Apr 20, 2011 7:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 17 month old and KD
Replies: 40
Views: 7578

Re: 17 month old and KD

To Momcat: Thank you for responding. The fever has gone away. So, does that mean it's not KD, or can the fever go away & it still be KD? Should he have his CRP redrawn? He only had them drawn once in the ER. His lymph nodes in his neck are still really swollen. He has been on antibiotics for 2 days ...
by stephenslc
Tue Apr 19, 2011 4:55 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 17 month old and KD
Replies: 40
Views: 7578

Re: 17 month old and KD

Hello, I am new to this site. I have a 17 1/2 month old son who may have KD. 2 of the doctors he has seen (his primary care & his ER pediatrician both thought KD), but another pediatrician we took him to said it was scarlet fever. Here is his symptoms (I am trying to be clear on them): Almost 4 week...
by stephenslc
Tue Apr 19, 2011 4:54 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Does This Look Like Kawasaki's Disease to You?
Replies: 3
Views: 2013

Re: Does This Look Like Kawasaki's Disease to You?

Hello, I am new to this site. I have a 17 1/2 month old son who may have KD. 2 of the doctors he has seen (his primary care & his ER pediatrician both thought KD), but another pediatrician we took him to said it was scarlet fever. Here is his symptoms (I am trying to be clear on them): Almost 4 week...
by stephenslc
Tue Apr 19, 2011 4:53 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do these symptoms sound like KD - 17 month old?
Replies: 0
Views: 1009

Do these symptoms sound like KD - 17 month old?

Hello, I am new to this site. I have a 17 1/2 month old son who may have KD. 2 of the doctors he has seen (his primary care & his ER pediatrician both thought KD), but another pediatrician we took him to said it was scarlet fever. Here is his symptoms (I am trying to be clear on them): Almost 4 week...