Meaning of “Kawasaki disease” in the English Dictionary

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"Kawasaki disease" in British English

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Kawasaki diseasenoun [ U ]

uk /kɑːwəˈsɑːki dɪˌziːz/ us /ˌkɑː.wəˈsɑː.ki dɪˌziːz/ specialized

a disease of young children that causes fever, red spots on the skin, red eyes, and other symptoms:

Kawasaki disease can affect the blood vessels that supply the heart.

(Definition of “Kawasaki disease” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)