Henoch-Schönlein Purpura

  • Leila Charrada-Ben Farhat
  • Lotfi Hendaoui
  • Anis Askri
  • Nadida Dali
  • Ali Harmel
  • M. Habib Bouhaouala
Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)


Henoch-Shönlein purpura is the most frequent form of vasculitis in childhood. Imaging is used especially in digestive system involvement. It shows a localised thickening of the intestinal wall. It allows also the diagnosis of the gastrointestinal wall. It allows also the diagnosis of the gastrointestinal complications especially in adults.


Alveolar Hemorrhage Diffuse Alveolar Hemorrhage Gastrointestinal Involvement Cutaneous Involvement Digestive Wall 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leila Charrada-Ben Farhat
    • 1
  • Lotfi Hendaoui
    • 1
  • Anis Askri
    • 1
  • Nadida Dali
    • 1
  • Ali Harmel
    • 2
  • M. Habib Bouhaouala
    • 3
  1. 1.Medical School of Tunis, Department of Medical Imaging and Imaging Guided InterventionsMongi Slim University HospitalLa MarsaTunisia
  2. 2.Department of Internal MedicineMongi Slim University Hospital-La MarsaLa MarsaTunisia
  3. 3.Medical School of Tunis, Department of Medical Imaging Interior Security ForcesTeaching HospitalLa MarsaTunisia

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