What is the prevalence of Henoch-Schönlein purpura (IgA vasculitis) in the US?

Updated: Jan 08, 2021
  • Author: Rajendra Bhimma, MBChB, MD, PhD, DCH (SA), FCP(Paeds)(SA), MMed(Natal); Chief Editor: Craig B Langman, MD  more...
  • Print

In the United States, the incidence of IgAV is approximately 14-15 cases per 100,000 population in children, compared with 1-3 cases per 100,000 per year in adults. [50, 51, 52, 53]

Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!