purpura simplex


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pur·pu·ra sim·plex

[MIM*179000]
the eruption of petechiae or larger ecchymoses, usually unaccompanied by constitutional symptoms and not associated with systemic illness.
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pur·pu·ra sim·plex

(pŭr'pyŭr-ă sim'pleks)
The eruption of petechiae or larger ecchymoses, usually unaccompanied by constitutional symptoms and not associated with systemic illness.
Synonym(s): nonthrombocytopenic purpura.
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purpura simplex

Purpura that is not associated with systemic illness.
See also: purpura
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