From Health Facts
Latest Edit: Iva 2012-08-03 (EDT)
Circumscribed blood deposits greater than 0.5cm in diamater are referred to as purpura.
Common conditions associated with purpura include:
- congenital cytomegalovirus
- congenital rubella syndrome
- Henoch-Schonlein purpura
- Immune neonatal thrombocytopenia
Check out other skin lesions.
- Habif Thomas P., et al. (2005) Skin Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment Mosby