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DOID DOID:0060538
Name purpura fulminans
Definition A purpura characterized blood spots, bruising and discolouration of the skin resulting from coagulation in small blood vessels within the skin and rapidly leads to skin necrosis and disseminated intravascular coagulation. It is often fatal.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Purpura_fulminans, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26955583
Synonyms

purpura gangrenosa [EXACT]

Xrefs

ICD10CM:D65

MESH:D055665

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is_a purpura

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