Recurrent Henoch Schonlein purpura without renal involvement successfully treated with methotrexate


KIŞLA EKİNCİ R. M. , Balci S. , SERBES M. , Aycin G. D. , DOĞRUEL D. , ALTINTAŞ D. U. , ...More

SCOTTISH MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.64, no.2, pp.74-77, 2019 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 64 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1177/0036933018809816
  • Title of Journal : SCOTTISH MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.74-77

Abstract

Introduction Henoch Schonlein purpura is characterised by palpable purpura, abdominal pain, arthritis/arthralgia, often with a self-limiting course. Herein, we report a patient with recurrent Henoch Schonlein purpura and severe gastrointestinal involvement, successfully treated with methotrexate.