purpura

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purpura

[′pər·pyə·rə]
(medicine)
Spontaneous hemorrhages into tissues such as joints, skin, and mucosal surfaces.
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The presentation of mesenteric lymphadenitis may clinically mimic acute appendicitis, intussusception, constipation, inflammatory bowel diseases, Meckel's diverticulum, ovarian torsion, basal pneumonia, Henoch-Schonlein syndrome, and urinary tract infection [1-4, 8-10].
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