Meet Regan

In November 2015, Regan became ill. It started like many illnesses, throwing up, stomach pain, no appetite, and diarrhea. As his illness progressed, he developed a fever, a rash, red, chapped lips, bloodshot eyes, and swollen lymph nodes and swollen hands. By day 11 of his illness, we had been to the pediatrician twice, had two negative strep tests, we …

Meet Belle

My daughter, Belle, woke up on October 16, 2016, with a stiff neck. No big deal…right? Four days later the stiff neck was an 8 x 9 cm mass on her neck. The enlarged lymph node was then followed by fevers of 99-102, headache, and body sweats. She was sent to the local hospital where she was treated for an …

Meet Kashvi

My baby girl was 4th s4 months when initially she had a high fever, it was thought to be viral but after3 days she developed rashes with high fever including tongue, she was not accepting food, not even water, it was thought to be measles. Consulted many docs who gave a different diagnosis. But when it was more than 5 …

Meet Elliott

E’s story begins on a Friday with a rash over most of his body. Saturday he got a fever that zoomed up to 104 very quickly and would not come down with otc meds. We took him to the ER, he was seen and about to be released when his heart rate shot up and became erratic. Seeing this, the …

Meet Gabriel

The pain that I have felt, I have never felt before ~ Gabriel NA Bellin hospital Green Bay WI IVIG and steroids NA Age at Diagnosis: 2 Day of Diagnosis: NA Symptoms: We would love to talk with you and learn more about your experience with Kawasaki Disease.

Meet Samantha

Tonsillitis, otitis media, mycoplasma pneumonia, unk viral infection IVIG, aspirin therapy, cardiology follow up Doing well. No aneurysm. Age at Diagnosis: 3.5 & 5 Day of Diagnosis: 9 & 11 Symptoms: We would love to talk with you and learn more about your experience with Kawasaki Disease.

Meet Elijah

I noticed Eli wasn’t playing with his sister that day and he just wanted to be held. He was just 3 years and 1 month old. He has always been a hugger. As I held him I noticed he was feeling warm. He was out side playing in the rain the day before so I just figured he caught a …

Meet Alexandra

On November 30th, 2015 our daughter woke up with a high fever and mysterious rash, after the first 24 hours of sickness we took her to our family physician and we were told it might be strep or scarlet fever. A swab was taken and a day later it came back negative. By day 3 of high fever and rash …

Meet Emersyn

Late June 2014 my then 5 year old started to run a fever, nothing she hadn’t done a dozen times before. After a couple of days she developed a rash covering most of her body and her eyes looked red and bloodshot. On day 5 of fevers and becoming more lethargic we took her into the hospital. They took her …

Meet Landon

In Early 2014, our 4 year old son Landon came down with a high fever, 104.5, a rash on his upper thighs, and lower back, red swollen lips and blood shot eyes. On our first trip to the ER they said it was probably a virus to keep him hydrated and keep an eye on him. The next day he …