Henoch-Schönlein purpura presenting with orchitis: a case report and review of the literature.

@article{Davol2006HenochSchnleinPP,
  title={Henoch-Sch{\"o}nlein purpura presenting with orchitis: a case report and review of the literature.},
  author={Patrick E Davol and Joseph J Mowad and Christen M Mowad},
  journal={Cutis},
  year={2006},
  volume={77 2},
  pages={89-92}
}
Henoch-Schönlein purpura (HSP) is the most common cause of nonthrombocytopenic purpura in children. The clinical picture is classically a cutaneous purpuric eruption of the legs and buttocks and infrequently the upper torso and extremities. Arthritis, gastrointestinal tract symptoms, and nephritis are other common findings typically associated with the… CONTINUE READING