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My 7 yr old dtr has petichiae/purpura onlower legs that wrap around to shin. It has been there for 2 years and we have ruled out schonleins. ?

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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics

In brief: Platelet dysfunction

Has your child experienced frequent nose bleed, rectal bleeding, or gum bleeding? Platelet dysfunction could be the culprit.
Hematologist would be the right specialist to see.

In brief: Platelet dysfunction

Has your child experienced frequent nose bleed, rectal bleeding, or gum bleeding? Platelet dysfunction could be the culprit.
Hematologist would be the right specialist to see.
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