TITLE

Chapter 3: Vascular purpuras

AUTHOR(S)
Green, David; Ludlam, Christopher A.
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
Fast Facts: Bleeding Disorders;2006, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 3 of the book "Fast Facts: Bleeding Disorders," by David Green and Christopher A. Ludlam is presented. It notes that Henmoch-Schönlein purpura that occurs in childhood may lead to complications in pregnancy and renal failure in adulthood. It mentions that palpable purpura, renal disease and polyarthropathy are commonly associated with hepatitis C infection. It suggests that people with nosebleed history should be carefully assessed for hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia.
ACCESSION #
43798333

 

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