Keywords: Henoch-Schonlein purpura, type 1 diabetes, child, pancreatic involvement INTRODUCTION Henoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP) is the most common vasculitis in childhood and is characterized by a systemic leukocytoclastic angiitis, mainly affecting the small vessels of the skin, joints, gastrointestinal tract, and more rarely, kidneys.Cited by: 1. May 27, 2011 · Henoch-Schonlein Purpura (HSP) is a small vessel vasculitis mediated by IgA-immune complex deposition. It is characterized by the clinical tetrad of non-thrombocytopenic palpable purpura, abdominal pain, arthritis and renal involvement.Cited by: 12.
Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP) is a disease that causes small blood vessels in the body to become inflamed and leak. HSP is caused by an abnormal immune system response in which the body’s immune system attacks the body’s own cells and organs. The factors . Nov 29, 2017 · 2.2 Allergic Purpura. This form of purpura is more commonly known as Henoch-Schonlein purpura (HSP) and predominantly affects children. It occurs when small blood vessels become inflamed and leak blood to cause rashes. HSP may be a response to a viral or bacterial infection, but ultimately there is no consensus on the cause. Symptoms can include:Author: Mat Lecompte, CPT.
Henoch–Schönlein purpura, 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, often with joint pain and abdominal pain. With kidney involvement, there may be a loss of small amounts of blood and protein in the urine, but this usually goes unnoticed; in a small Pronunciation: /ˈhɛnək ˈʃɜːnlaɪn, ˈʃoʊn-/. INTRODUCTION. 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 the incidence in adults varies Cited by: 14.
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 (arthritis).