2007 年 11 月复旦大学附属儿科医院肾脏风湿科 Anaphylactoid Purpura What is anaphylactoid purpura? It is a well-defined clinical syndrome characterized by involvement of the skin, the gastrointestinal tract, the kidneys and the joints. The cause of this illness is not completely understood. Researchers believe that there is some inflammation (swelling) in the blood vessels.
2007 年 11 月复旦大学附属儿科医院肾脏风湿科 Anaphylactoid Purpura What are the symptoms? Rash: The rash is often located on the buttocks and legs. Painful swelling of the joints: The joints most often affected by pain are the knees and ankles. Abdominal pain: Blood in the urine.
2007 年 11 月复旦大学附属儿科医院肾脏风湿科 Anaphylactoid Purpura What is the treatment? There is no medicine that can cure this illness. There is also no way known to predict who will get anaphylactoid purpura and there is no way to prevent it. Most children recover from anaphylactoid purpura completely and have no further problems. The kidneys can be affected. It is important to have urine tests every 1 to 2 months over the next 2 years.