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purpura

[′pər·pyə·rə]
(medicine)
Spontaneous hemorrhages into tissues such as joints, skin, and mucosal surfaces.
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Nam EJ, Kim GW, Kang JW et al (2014) Gastrointestinal bleeding in adult patients with Henoch-Schonlein purpura.
Henoch-Schonlein purpura is usually a self-limited disease.
Erythromycin triggers intussusception in a pediatric patient with Henoch-Schonlein purpura.
3-) Saulsbury FT (2007) Clinical update: Henoch-Schonlein purpura.
Differences in clinical manifestations and outcomes between adult and child patients with henoch-schonlein purpura," Journal of Korean Medical Science, vol.
Henoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP), also known as immunoglobulin A (IgA) vasculitis, is characterized by palpable purpura, abdominal pain, renal disease, arthritis and/or arthralgia.
His diagnosis was later changed to Henoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP).
The differential diagnosis of UP can include urticaria, atopic dermatitis, contact dermatitis, pityriasis rosea, an allergic reaction/ drug eruption, Henoch-Schonlein purpura, erythema multiforme, fifth disease, folliculitis, guttate psoriasis, miliaria rubra, insect bites, viral exanthem, lichen planus, and scabies.
EULAR/ PRINTO/ PRES criteria for Henoch-Schonlein purpura, childhood polyarteritis nodosa, childhood Wegener granulomatosis and childhood Takayasu arteritis: Ankara 2008.
Leukocytoclastic vasculitis urticarial vasculitis Henoch-Schonlein purpura Behcet's syndrome.
A consultant at Calderdale Royal Hospital diagnosed Henoch-Schonlein Purpura, or HSP.