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Disease Purpura Fulminans

Name Purpura Fulminans
Synonym Fulminans, Purpura
Definition 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.
Categories Blood disease | Pathology (process) | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D055665
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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 Purpura Fulminans 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 Purpura Fulminans 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 Purpura Fulminans Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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