Johann L., German physician, 1793-1864. See: Schönlein purpura, Henoch-Schönlein purpura.
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Kathryn, whose kidney failed because of Henoch Schonlein purpura, a disease of the blood vessels, said: "I will never forget transplant day.
Grisolia et al., "Henoch Schonlein purpura in childhood: epidemiological and clinical analysis of 150 cases over a 5-year period and review of literature," Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism, vol.
Children with IgA vasculitis (Henoch Schonlein purpura) were excluded.
The primary diseases of the subjects included acute lymphocytic leukemia (n=2), Henoch- Schonlein purpura (n=1), systemic lupus erythematous (n=1), and acute poststreptococcal glomerulonephritis (n=1).
Key words: Immunoglobulin A nephropathy (IgAN), glumerulonephritis, Henoch Schonlein nephritis (HSN), Genetic association of IgAN.
Out of total 48 identified as IgA nephropathy three cases that had IgA deposition on immunofluorescence two were diagnosed as Henoch Schonlein Purpura and one was diagnosed as Alport syndrome were excluded from the study.
Among 30 cases we diagnosed 22 (73.3%) cases as cutaneous small-vessel vasculitis (CSVV) 6 (20%) cases as Henoch- Schonlein purpura (HSP) 1 (3.3%) case as urticarial vasculitis and 1 (3.3%) case as Behcet's syndrome.
HSP FACTS THE disorder was named after two German physicians, Eduard Henoch and Johann Schonlein.
Guillain Barre syndrome has been observed to be associated with many diseases including many immunopathies which include, hashimoto's thyroiditis13, temporal arteritis14, autoimmune Interstitial lung diseases15, Systemic lupus erythematosis16, lupus nephritis17, cutaneous or systemic vasculitis, Sjogren syndrome myasthenia Gravis20, Henoch schonlein purpura21 Waldenstrom's disease22, cryoglobinemia, hepatitis C23, ulcerative colitis and there is also a report of Miller Fisher syndrome (a clinical variant of Guillain-Barre syndrome) and Crohn's disease24.