DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for purpura fulminans

Purpura fulminans [DOID:0060538]

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.

Synonyms:  purpura fulminans,  DOID:0060538,  purpura gangrenosa