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Purpura simplex

Purpura simplex: Introduction

A condition characterized by a tendency to bruise easily due to fragile blood vessels. A bruise may appear even if the person has not knowingly bumped that area. The condition is quite common but more prevalent in women than men. It is generally not considered as a serious condition as it is not associated with any other bleeding problems. ...more »

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Purpura simplex is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Purpura simplex, or a subtype of Purpura simplex, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

 

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