My Doctor was so smart, he called all night other doctor friends and mentors and even the Mayo clinic ...this was pre Internet. By morning the second day he call with the diagnosis. Treatment at that time was massive doses of aspirin. Her fever broke and rash was clear in 4 days. The achy body took longer. EKG was nearly flat! Ultrasound showed swelled heart. She had blood work ever week to check her platlets. We declined doing the catheter . By 5
Lauren was 100% healthy. Thank you Dr. Hull of San Jose Cal. Was luck to have such a great doctor!
She is 39 and healthy. No heart issues at all. She is a big hiker and loves nature.