purpura

(redirected from Henoch-Schonlein purpura)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical.

purpura

[′pər·pyə·rə]
(medicine)
Spontaneous hemorrhages into tissues such as joints, skin, and mucosal surfaces.
References in periodicals archive ?
Similarly, there are studies which indicate that MEFV mutations have a negative impact on inflammatory diseases such as Behcet's disease, (13,15) RA, (10) Henoch-Schonlein purpura, (14) multiple sclerosis, (29) and Crohn's disease.
Only miR-30a-5p, miR-150, and miR-19b were significantly increased in Henoch-Schonlein purpura nephropathy, and the concentrations of the 5 miRNAs in IgAN and lupus nephritis patients were not different from those of the controls (see both Table 5 and Fig.
Children older than two years of age are more likely to have an associated cause for intussusception eg, Henoch-Schonlein purpura.
Cerebral vasculitis in Henoch-Schonlein purpura ; MRI and MRA findings, treated with plasmapheresis alone.
Material and Method: The medical records of 212 patients with Henoch-Schonlein purpura in our polyclinics have been retrospectively studied.
A case of Henoch-Schonlein purpura and rheumatic carditis with complete atrioventricular block.
We looked for HBoV-2 in clinical samples from children with various diseases, including acute LRTIs, Kawasaki disease, Henoch-Schonlein purpura, and hepatitis.
Her GP diagnosed the rare Henoch-Schonlein Purpura (HSP), a disease which affects just five in a million people - usually children - each year.