purpura

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Related to Henoch-Schönlein purpura: Kawasaki disease, vasculitis, Henoch-Schönlein purpura nephritis

purpura

[′pər·pyə·rə]
(medicine)
Spontaneous hemorrhages into tissues such as joints, skin, and mucosal surfaces.