Henoch-Schönlein Purpura (HSP) is a systemic vasculitis mediated by IgA and characterized by the clinical triad of non-thrombocytopenic palpable purpura, abdominal pain, and arthritis. In addition, there may be varying degrees of renal involvement. It is the most frequent vasculitis in children and Cited by: 14.
Mar 14, 2019 · Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP; also referred to as Schönlein-Henoch purpura, anaphylactoid purpura, or purpura rheumatica) is an acute immunoglobulin A (IgA)–mediated disorder characterized by a generalized vasculitis involving the small vessels of the skin, the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, the kidneys, the joints, and, rarely, the lungs and.
Henoch-Schonlein purpura is a condition that causes inflamed, leaky blood vessels. The photo depicts the foot of a child affected by the condition. Papules and hemorrhagic macules resembling hives are .
May 07, 2018 · Henoch-Schonlein purpura frequently follows an infection of the throat or breathing passages, but it can be induced by certain medications. Henoch-Schonlein purpura causes skin rash, pain in the abdomen, and joint inflammation. The treatment of Henoch-Schonlein purpura is directed toward the most significant area of involvement.
Henoch–Schönlein purpura (HSP), also known as IgA vasculitis, is a disease of the skin, mucous membranes, and sometimes other organs that most commonly affects children. In the skin, the disease causes palpable purpura (small, raised areas of bleeding Pronunciation: /ˈhɛnək ˈʃɜːnlaɪn, ˈʃoʊn-/.