Purpura, Schoenlein-Henoch D011695

Related MeSH Hierarchy (6)

Diseases [C] » Cardiovascular Diseases [C14] » Vascular Diseases » Vasculitis » Purpura, Schoenlein-Henoch

Diseases [C] » Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases [C15] » Hematologic Diseases » Blood Coagulation Disorders » Purpura » Purpura, Schoenlein-Henoch

Diseases [C] » Hemic and Lymphatic Diseases [C15] » Hematologic Diseases » Hemorrhagic Disorders » Hemostatic Disorders » Purpura, Schoenlein-Henoch

Diseases [C] » Immune System Diseases [C20] » Hypersensitivity » Immune Complex Diseases » Purpura, Schoenlein-Henoch

Diseases [C] » Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms [C23] » Pathologic Processes » Hemorrhage » Purpura » Purpura, Schoenlein-Henoch

Diseases [C] » Pathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms [C23] » Signs and Symptoms » Skin Manifestations » Purpura » Purpura, Schoenlein-Henoch

Description

A systemic non-thrombocytopenic purpura caused by HYPERSENSITIVITY VASCULITIS and deposition of IGA-containing IMMUNE COMPLEXES within the blood vessels throughout the body, including those in the kidney (KIDNEY GLOMERULUS). Clinical symptoms include URTICARIA; ERYTHEMA; ARTHRITIS; GASTROINTESTINAL HEMORRHAGE; and renal involvement. Most cases are seen in children after acute upper respiratory infections.   MeSH


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