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by tootie823
Sun Jan 07, 2018 4:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Post KD/IVIG side effects
Replies: 2
Views: 835

Re: Post KD/IVIG side effects

My son had kd in March of2010 he still has problems with eczema and still is on an aspirin regiment. He still has an aneurysm in the left coronary artery it hasn't changed in size so they just keep monitoring it.
by tootie823
Wed Sep 10, 2014 4:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mood Swings?!?!
Replies: 5
Views: 1794

Re: Mood Swings?!?!

My son was diagnosed 31/2 years ago while he was in the hospital he had some bad moo swings they did get a little better but we still deal with terrible temper tantrums and he is now 9. My primary doctor wants me to have him evaluated by a psychiatrist since she had diagnosed him with adhd got permi...
by tootie823
Tue Sep 09, 2014 5:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: anyone having problems with dry itchy skin
Replies: 0
Views: 658

anyone having problems with dry itchy skin

My son had KD 31/2 years ago. Since then he has had itchy dry hands and feet. I have tried pretty much everything over the counter and nothing seems to help. If anyone has had this problem and found a remedy that works please let me know I am desperate thank you christian's mom
by tootie823
Sat Sep 06, 2014 8:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Parental anxiety
Replies: 4
Views: 1611

Re: Parental anxiety

My son was diagnosed in March of 2011 and he is still taking his aspirin daily. However when I sent him back to school I just asked his teacher and the school nurse keep an eye on him I felt that treating him differently would make him feel he was still sick and his dad and I didn't want that. He ha...
by tootie823
Sat Sep 06, 2014 8:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Borderline Elevated Cholesterol - Strong Family History
Replies: 2
Views: 1297

Re: Borderline Elevated Cholesterol - Strong Family History

my son had kd in march of 2011 after discharge he did all his followup appointments then the dr ordered bloodwork and his cholesterol was extremely high so he started to see a cardiologist that specialized in lipids his count did finally go down but he still has followups with this dr along with his...
by tootie823
Fri Sep 05, 2014 9:04 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Tell me your lasting affects from KD
Replies: 157
Views: 40186

Re: Tell me your lasting affects from KD

My son had KD in March of 2011 since then he complains that his feet itch wakes up numerous time each night wanting creme on his feet and they are dry and peeling. He has also complained of joint pain in his legs. He has been recently diagnosed with adhd and didn't have any issues before the KD He c...
by tootie823
Thu May 09, 2013 7:46 pm
Forum: KD Stories
Topic: Christian's story
Replies: 0
Views: 1740

Christian's story

When Christian was 5 years old he was diagnosed with KD. He had been sent home from school with a high fever I took him to the er they told me he had an infection in his bowels and gave him medication. He was also nauseas so they gave him something for that. They said if he wasn't better in a few da...