Rickettsia-like bodies and splenitis in Kawasaki disease

Lancet. 1976 Dec 4;2(7997):1254-5. doi: 10.1016/s0140-6736(76)91192-2.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Child, Preschool
  • Humans
  • Inclusion Bodies / ultrastructure*
  • Lymphatic Diseases*
  • Male
  • Microscopy, Electron
  • Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome* / etiology
  • Mucocutaneous Lymph Node Syndrome* / pathology
  • Rickettsia / isolation & purification*
  • Rickettsia Infections / complications
  • Spleen / ultrastructure
  • Splenic Diseases / etiology
  • Splenic Diseases / pathology*