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Henoch-Schonlein purpura

Henoch-Schonlein purpura

Overview

The syndrome is usually seen in children, but people of any age may be affected. It is more common in boys than in girls. Many people with Henoch-Schonlein purpura had an upper respiratory illness in the previous weeks.

Update Date 4/20/2013