Kawasaki disease is a sudden and time-limited illness that affects infants and young children. Affected children develop a prolonged fever lasting several days, a skin rash, and swollen lymph nodes in the neck cervical lymphadenopathy. They also develop redness in the whites of the eyes (conjunctivitis) and redness erythema of the lips, lining of the mouth oral mucosa, tongue, palms of the hands, and soles of the feet.