Cholestasis as the Initial Feature of Kawasaki Disease
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 06/29/2012
Ibanez–Alcalde M et al. – Hepatobiliary involvement is uncommon in Kawasaki disease, and it is usually described as obstructive jaundice. From January 01, 2000 to August 31, 2010, 31 Kawasaki disease cases were diagnosed in center. Three of them (9.7%) developed jaundice, but there were no gallbladder or bile duct abnormalities by ultrasonography, a feature rarely reported.