Which disorders are suggested in the presence of purpura fulminans in infancy?

Updated: Jan 05, 2018
  • Author: Paul Schick, MD; Chief Editor: Srikanth Nagalla, MBBS, MS, FACP  more...
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Purpura fulminans in infancy could suggest protein C deficiency. Deficiency of protein S or antithrombin III may also cause this disorder.


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