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Pediatr Dermatol. 2012 May-Jun;29(3):377-8. doi: 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2011.01430.x. Epub 2011 Sep 9.

Coronary artery thickening with mucosal lesions in Henoch-Schönlein purpura.

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Division of Rheumatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA.


Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP) is the most common vasculitis of childhood. It is usually self-limiting and is characterized by an immune complex-mediated vasculitis associated with IgA deposition. We present an unusual case of HSP with mucosal lesions and coronary artery thickening.

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