Food-induced IgA Vasculitis (Henoch-Schönlein Purpura)

Moreno Díaz, Javier and Martínez González, Ana and Bautista Alonso, Rosa Eva and García Bruñén, José Miguel and Acebes Repiso, Gonzalo (2017) Food-induced IgA Vasculitis (Henoch-Schönlein Purpura). European Journal of Case Reports in Internal Medicine, 5 (2). ISSN 2284-2594

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Immunoglobulin A (IgA) vasculitis is a rare entity in adults. It can be triggered by allergens such as drugs, food, or insect bites. We present a case of an adult male with a cutaneous IgA vasculitis of palpable purpura after eating canned sardines.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Vasculitis, purpura, Henoch-Schönlein, immunoglobulin A (IgA)
Subjects: 600 Tecnologia - Scienze applicate > 610 Medicina e salute (Classificare qui la tecnologia dei servizi medici) > 616 Malattie (classificare qui la Clinica medica, la medicina basata sull'evidenza, la Medicina interna, la Medicina sperimentale)
Depositing User: Chiara D'Arpa
Date Deposited: 18 May 2018 14:27
Last Modified: 18 May 2018 14:27

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