Of the eight original articles published in this issue of the Arch Rheumatol, three pertain to research on basic (genetic) sciences in Henoch Schonlein purpura
, rheumatoid arthritis, and familial Mediterranean fever.
Since the pathology involved the arterial and venous systems, the differentials considered include Behcet's disease, antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibodies associated vasculitis, giant cell arteritis, polymyalgia rheumatica, polyarteritis nodosa, and Henoch Schonlein Purpura
Incidence of Henoch Schonlein purpura, Kawasaki disease, and rare vasculitides in children of different ethnic origins.
Peru H, Soylemezoglu O, Bakkaloglu SA, et al: Henoch Schonlein purpura in childhood: clinical analysis of 254 cases over a 3-year period.
Henoch Schonlein purpura in children: report of 100 patients and review of the literature.
Trapani S, Micheli A, Grisolia F Resti M, Chiappini E, Falcini F Henoch Schonlein Purpura in Childhood: Epidemiological and Clinical Analysis of 150 Cases Over a 5-year Period and Review of Literature.
A randomized, placebo-controlled trial of prednisone in early Henoch schonlein purpura.
However, Ashley suffers from Henoch Schonlein Purpura
Nephritis which means he has just 5% of a healthy 17-year-old's kidney function and has to spend every night wired up to a dialysis machine for nine hours.
Henoch Schonlein purpura (HSP) is the most common leukocytoclastic vasculitis of childhood.
Henoch Schonlein purpura patients with purpura, gastrointestinal system, joint, and renal involvement with significant differences for the GG genotype data OR = 11.