Henoch's purpura

noun
He·​noch's purpura | \ ˈhe-nȯḵs- How to pronounce Henoch's purpura (audio) \

Medical Definition of Henoch's purpura

: Schönlein-Henoch purpura that is characterized especially by gastrointestinal bleeding and pain — compare schönlein's disease

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“Henoch's purpura.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Henoch%27s%20purpura. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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