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Purpura: Introduction

Purpura: Various bruising conditions where small blood vessels hemorrhage. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Purpura is available below.

Symptoms of Purpura

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Purpura?

Purpura: Related Patient Stories

Purpura: Deaths

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Types of Purpura

Purpura: Complications

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Causes of Purpura

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Disease Topics Related To Purpura

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Misdiagnosis and Purpura

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Purpura: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Purpura: Animations

Research about Purpura

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Clinical Trials for Purpura

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

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Statistics for Purpura

Purpura: Broader Related Topics

Purpura Message Boards

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Definitions of Purpura:

Extravasation of blood into the skin, resulting in a nonelevated, rounded or irregular, blue or purplish patch, larger than a petechia. - (Source - Diseases Database)

Any of several blood diseases causing subcutaneous bleeding - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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