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

Journal Article (Journal Article)

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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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Veetil, BMA; Reed, AM; Mattke, AC

Published Date

  • May 2012

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 29 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 377 - 378

PubMed ID

  • 21906140

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1525-1470

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1525-1470.2011.01430.x


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States