Medical Dictionary

Henoch's purpura

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noun He·noch's purpura \ˈhe-nȯḵs-\

Medical Definition of Henoch's purpura

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

Biographical Note for henoch's purpura

E. H. Henoch

, —see schönlein-henoch


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