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Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
purpura +     
Henoch-Schoenlein purpura +   
hyperglobulinemic purpura 
Pigmented Purpuric Eruption 
purpura fulminans  
A severe, rapidly fatal reaction occurring most commonly in children following an infectious illness. It is characterized by large, rapidly spreading skin hemorrhages, fever, or shock. Purpura fulminans often accompanies or is triggered by DISSEMINATED INTRAVASCULAR COAGULATION.
Purpura Simplex 
Thrombocytopenic Purpura +   
Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: purpura gangrenosa
Primary IDs: MESH:D055665
Alternate IDs: RDO:0007717
Definition Sources: MESH:D055665, ORDO:49566, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Purpura_fulminans, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26955583

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