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28. Picture of Henoch-Schonlein Purpura

Picture of Henoch-Schonlein Purpura
Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric DermatologyKay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander StratigosCopyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.
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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 apparent.

Image Source: Color Atlas & Synopsis of Pediatric Dermatology Kay Shou-Mei Kane, Jen Bissonette Ryder, Richard Allen Johnson, Howard P. Baden, Alexander Stratigos Copyright 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies. All rights reserved.

Text Reference: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: "Henoch-Schonlein Purpura"

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