Case Report
Copyright ©The Author(s) 2017.
World J Clin Cases. Feb 16, 2017; 5(2): 35-39
Published online Feb 16, 2017. doi: 10.12998/wjcc.v5.i2.35
Table 1 Fatalities in Kikuchi-Fujimoto disease
Ref.PresentationPresence of autoantibodiesCause of death
Uslu et al[13], 2014A 32-year-old female with fever, fatigue, chest and abdominal pain for 15 dNot mentionedDIC
Sharma et al[14], 2015A 57-year-old fever with fever and UTIYes: ANA, anti- La, anti-RNPSeptic shock and DIC
Sharma et al[14], 2015A 55-year-old female with fever, dizziness, loss of balance, decreased hearing, diarrhea, vomiting and a non-blanching rash over the upper arms and thighsYes: Anti-Ro and anti-LaDIC