A case of purpura fulminans in a 44 year old woman infected with malaria is reported. The patient had laboratory findings consistent with disseminated intravascular coagulation and a severe eruption consisting of hemorrhagic bullae and crusts. This case is presented to elucidate another cutaneous manifestation of malaria.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||European Journal of Dermatology|
|State||Published - Dec 1 2000|
- Disseminated intravascular coagulation
- Purpura fulminans
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