Henoch-Schönlein Purpura - American Family Physician - schonlein purpura adult


schonlein purpura adult

Henoch-Schönlein Purpura (HSP) is a systemic vasculitis mediated by IgA and We report the onset, course and response to treatment of five adult patients.

A year-old white man with no prior illness presented with a day history of colicky abdominal pain worsened with meals, and back pain.

Henoch-Schönlein Purpura nephritis (HSPN) has been extensively studied in children but, its natural history in adults is much less known.