mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome

noun

variants or less commonly mucocutaneous lymph node disease
: kawasaki disease
Kawasaki disease (KD), also known as mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome, is an acute systemic vasculitis seen in the pediatric population. Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reports

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Word History

First Known Use

1973, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome was in 1973

Dictionary Entries Near mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome

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Cite this Entry

“Mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/mucocutaneous%20lymph%20node%20syndrome. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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Medical Definition

mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome

noun

variants also mucocutaneous lymph node disease
: kawasaki disease
Kawasaki disease (KD), also known as mucocutaneous lymph node syndrome, is an acute systemic vasculitis seen in the pediatric population. Pediatric Emergency Medicine Reports
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