BMJ Case Reports 2011; doi:10.1136/bcr.07.2010.3132
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Henoch—Schönlein purpura

  1. S Afify2
  1. 1Department of Rheumatology, Fairfield Hospital, Bury, UK
  2. 2Rochdale Infirmary, Rochdale, UK
  1. Correspondence to S Moore, sarahswfc{at}


A 63-year-old man with a history of intermittent vasculitic rash presented with an acute abdomen. Findings at laparotomy were consistent with patchy serosal small vessel …

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