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What Is the Cause And Risk Factors Of Henoch-Schonlein Purpura

2018-07-02 14:08

Risk factors of Henoch-Schonlein purpura

Factors that may increase the risk of developing Henoch-Schonlein purpura include:

Age. The disease affects primarily children and young adults, with the majority of cases occurring in children between 2 and 6 years of age.

Sex. Henoch-Schonlein purpura is slightly more common in boys than girls.

Race. White and Asian children are more likely to develop Henoch-Schonlein purpura than are black children.

Time of year. Henoch-Schonlein purpura strikes mainly in autumn, winter and spring but rarely in summer.

Causes of Henoch-Schonlein purpura

In Henoch-Schonlein purpura, some of the body's small blood vessels become inflamed, which can cause bleeding in the skin, abdomen and kidneys. Why this initial inflammation develops isn't clear. It may be the result of the immune system responding inappropriately to certain triggers.

Nearly half the people who have Henoch-Schonlein purpura developed the disease after an upper respiratory infection, such as a cold. Infectious triggers may include chickenpox, strep throat, measles and hepatitis. Other triggers may include certain medications, food, insect bites or exposure to cold weather.

When we know about the detailed information about the Henoch-Schonlein purpura we should choose the appropriate treatment method to treat it, at present the main therapy is to accept the hormone medicines and immunosuppressant agents, but taking these medicines for a long time will do more side effect to other organs,and influence the hormone secretion especially disturb the children’s growth. Then i suggest the patients consider another alternative natural treatment which is researched for many years by the kidney experts in Beijing Tongshantang Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, the most advantage of this natural treatment is no any side effect to patients, and the treatment course is comfortable to patients, it can help patients strengthen the immune system to resist the infection and adjust the internal circumstance of patients. All in a word it has helped more patients from all over the world, if you are interested in this natural treatment please contact us through the following message:

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