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Disease Purpura

Name Purpura
Synonyms Petechiae | Purpuras
Definition Purplish or brownish red discoloration, easily visible through the epidermis, caused by hemorrhage into the tissues. When the size of the discolorization is >2-3 cm it is generally called Ecchymoses (ECCHYMOSIS).
Categories Blood disease | Pathology (process) | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D011693
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1. DiseasesHemic and Lymphatic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hematologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Blood Coagulation Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Purpura Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hemorrhage Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Purpura Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Manifestations Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Purpura Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Purpura Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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