Dapsone as a potential treatment option for Henoch-Schönlein Purpura (HSP).

  title={Dapsone as a potential treatment option for Henoch-Sch{\"o}nlein Purpura (HSP).},
  author={Keum Hwa Lee and Jae Hyon Park and Dong Hyun Kim and Jimin Hwang and Goeun Lee and Jae Seok Hyun and Sung Taik Heo and Ji Hoon Choi and Minwoo Kim and Minhye Kim and Seong Il Kim and Michael Eisenhut and Andreas Kronbichler and Jae Il Shin},
  journal={Medical hypotheses},
Henoch-Schönlein Purpura (HSP, IgA vasculitis) is an immunoglobulin A (IgA) mediated disorder characterized by systemic vasculitis with variable presentation, frequently affecting the skin, mucous membrane, joints, kidneys, and rarely lungs and the central nervous system. Interestingly, enhanced production of interleukin-8 (IL-8) levels are found during… CONTINUE READING