Kawasaki Disease

Awareness. Support. Research


Kawasaki Disease (KD) is the leading cause of acquired heart disease in children

Early Treatment is Key

Kawasaki Disease (KD)

Kawasaki Disease has a range of symptoms – affected children may develop a persistent high fever (for five days or more), rash, swollen glands, red eyes, red and dry cracked lips, red “strawberry tongue”, and swelling of the hands and feet.

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Kawasaki Disease Foundation

The KD Foundation Australia strives to raise awareness of this serious illness to increase early detection and treatment for children. The Foundation also provides much needed support for affected families.

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We are always looking for volunteers. If you would like to join the Foundation or help out in any way please contact us.