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Fever >5days
Bilateral conjunctival ejection
Erythema of oropharyngeal mucosa
Cervical LAD
Edema & erythema of hands and feet
Polymorphous exanthem

Kawasaki disease

2

Kawasaki disease
Treatment in Acute Phase

IVIG 2g/kg over 10-12h, PLUS Aspirin 80-100mg/kg/day q6h until 14th day of illness or until afebrile for 48h

3

Kawasaki disease
Treatment in Convalescent Phase

Aspirin 3-5mg/kg PO for 6-8 weeks

4

Precocious puberty
Age of onset of secondary sexual characteristics

<8 yo in Girls
<9 yo in Boys

5

Hormone involved in Diabetes Insipidus

Vasopressin

6

Best test for Hyperpituitarism

Serum somatomedin C (IGF-I)

7

Most common cause of thyroid disease in children and adolescents

Thyroiditis

8

Definitive test for Addison's disease

plasma/serum Cortisol before & after ACTH administration

9

Obesity, hypertension
Buffalo hump
Moon facies
Abnormal masculinization

Cushing syndrome

10

Catecholamine secreting tumor arising from the chromaffin cells.
Urinary excretion of VMA

Pheochromocytoma